Thursday Apr 17
Wall Street Journal
Rio Begins Bidding Process for Olympics Complex
Municipal authorities here have finally kicked off the process to start work on a major sports complex for the 2016 Olympic Games, after delays on the project sparked an outcry from international sports federations last week.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Kirsten Brown: First African American in national canoe and kayak team
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
IT at '08 Beijing Summer Olympic Games to Cost $400M
The price tag for IT and communications at the world's biggest sporting event will run to around US$400 million and use the expertise of thousands of IT managers and engineers.
LCKC hosting Canoe Kayak Canada National Team Trials
Lanier Canoe and Kayak Club will host the Canoe Kayak Canada National Team Trials April 25-27 at the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue.
The Otago Daily Times
Sacrifices starting to pay dividends
In the next few days, the family will find out if Randle has been selected to represent New Zealand in slalom kayaking at the Youth Olympics in China during August this year.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
10 Best Lakeside Hotels in the US
This 900-acre resort along east Traverse Bay offers a quintessential summer lake experience.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
The Washington Post
Bach promises action on delays threatening Rio
With sports federations demanding a "Plan B" because of the chronic delays in Rio de Janeiro, IOC President Thomas Bach promised Wednesday to take action to ease the crisis threatening the 2016 Olympics.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Hartley stars at sprint champs
Bridgitte Hartley has starred at the South African Sprint Canoeing Championships on the weekend at Nagle Dam, near Cato Ridge, KwaZulu-Natal, as the Olympic bronze medallist ticked all the boxes in her long-term strategy aimed at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
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TEAS supports iconic OxfordCambridge University Boat Race
On 6 April, The European Azerbaijan Society supported one of the highlights of the British sporting calendar the OxfordCambridge University Boat Race .
Sat Apr 05, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
Marylanders Fabien Lefevre, Ashley Nee make U.S. team for ICF Slalom World Championship in McHenry
Fabien Lefevre of Bethesda and Ashley Nee of Darnestown made the U.S. team that will compete at the ICF Slalom World Championship on Sept.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
North County Public Radio
Former Camp Gabriels prison will become Orthodox Jewish camp
A downstate rabbi plans to turn the former Camp Gabriels prison in Franklin County into a summer camp for Orthodox Jewish boys.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Somerset County Gazette
Olympic rower backs youth watersports facility in Taunton
HE'S the double- Olympic gold medal winner who's secured everything from epic rowing victories to braving the Tour de France's A But it was rowing the River Tone that James Cracknell set in his sights last week to give star backing to a proposed youth watersports facility in Taunton 's heart.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
The News Tribune
New festival mixes films with on-water experiences
Port Angeles will host a two-day film festival in April in hopes of luring kayakers of all types from around the Northwest.
The News Tribune
Locals use kayaks to share environmental message
When I first met Ken Campbell nearly a decade ago, kayaking was his business. He ran Azimuth Expeditions on South Tacoma Way.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Somerset County Gazette
Ian Payne with a model showing what the COACH building would look like.
GRAND plans for a A 670,000 water sports activity centre to 'bring the River Tone alive' in Taunton are set to be inspected by a rowing legend today .
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Kitsap Peninsula spring outdoors almanac
Rick Miller, of Home, holds a shrimp in his hand as he and Bryan Ellis, of Lakebay, behead them after a day of shrimping in Hood Canal in 2011.
Malaysian National News Agency
Size Of Malaysian Contingent For Asian Games To Be Finalised By Aug 1 - CdM
KUALA LUMPUR, March 27 -- The size of the contingent for the 2014 Asia Games in Incheon, South Korea would be decided by Aug 1, said Chef-de-Mission Datuk Danyal Balagopal Abdullah.
Olympic venue names Gainesville native as manager
Morgan House has been named the new manager of the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue, with the purpose of restoring the facility and attracting visitors to the area.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
Rio Games: Crucial meeting next week over funding
The 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics face "challenging deadlines," the head an IOC inspection committee said Friday, adding that a meeting with top government officials next week will be "crucial" in finalizing funding and venue planning for the games.
The Daily Record
PA Editor kayaks down the River Tay
"Just aim for the third arch on the right and make sure the current doesn't slam your kayak into a pillar," my instructor Mark shouted, struggling to be heard over the roaring currents of the River Tay.