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Under Armour's New Campaign Aimed at Women Stars Ballerina

Advertising for Under Armour tends to feature elite athletes competing on fields, but to promote its women's line the athletic apparel brand has a new commercial starring a nonathlete.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

GhanaWeb

Ghanaian jumpers target gold medal

Two Ghanaian triple jumpers have for the first time in Ghana's history at the Commonwealth Games qualified for the finals of the women's triple jump after the preliminary round of qualification at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Hampden Park, Glasgow on Monday evening.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Ghanamma.com

Ajara Mohamed/Fordjour advance to finals

Ghana's disable athlete, Ajara Mohamed, will be gunning for a medal in the finals of the Women's para-sport 1500m T54 race at the Hampdon Park, Stadium, Glasgow on Wednesday.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

Prep Softball: Sequim's Bentz named All-Peninsula MVP

MVP: Makayla Bentz, Sequim , pitcher - Voted Olympic League MVP by the league's coaches.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Surrey Advertiser

Skier Rogers desperate to make Winter Olympic goal

Top-ranked junior in Britain calls for support in her quest for glory as she aims to be at South Korea 2018 She loves nothing more than hurtling down a mountain, fresh alpine air in her lungs, diamond-encrusted snow sparkling beneath her skis, fired by a belief that racing at the next Winter Olympics is her destiny.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

UnionLeader.com

Theatre Under the Stars honors 'The Bard,' local fallen soldier

Marc Paul Decoteau, right, performs with Luke Robins in Theatre Under The Stars' 2006 inaugural production of William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream."

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Forbes.com

The Power of Vision -- What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Olympic Athletes

Imagine yourself at the Winter Olympics in Sochi sitting on the bench with all the other athletes, waiting your turn to give what could be the most important performance of your life.

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GhanaWeb

Commonwealth Games open today, Ghana ready

The 20th Commonwealth Games open today in Glasgow with Ghana joining 71 other countries to compete for honours over two weeks.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Times Leader

WVW Middle School holds awards ceremony

The Wyoming Valley West Middle School recently held its annual National Junior Honor Society awards ceremony.

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Surviving Against The Odds: Paraplegic Woman Stranded in the Desert

Stranded. Lost in the Nevada desert for three days. Sweltering heat, limited supplies, and no way to call for help.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Times Leader

Luzerne County Hall of Fame to induct 13 new members

For a list of hall of fame inductees or to nominate someone for induction, visit luzernecountyhalloffame.com.

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Adidas was an official sponsor of the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, but the German sportswear company got drowned michael kors handbags cheap out of early advertising buzz by Nike, which wasn't a World Cup sponsor.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Madison Publishing

Iles completes provincial title hat trick

With a winning run on Sunday at Silver Star, Whistler's Finn Iles completed a hat trick of provincial championship titles that took less than 18 months to complete.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

New York Post

Violinist's pre-Olympic ski race results were 'rigged'

Four Slovenian ski officials were suspended Friday for allegedly rigging the results of pop violinist Vanessa-Mae to help her qualify for the Winter Olympics in Sochi.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

4 suspended for rigging Vanessa-Mae results

Four Slovenian ski officials were suspended Friday for allegedly rigging the results of pop violinist Vanessa-Mae to help her qualify for the Winter Olympics in Sochi.

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Sunherald.com

4 suspended for rigging Vanessa-Mae results

In this Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014 file photo, violinst Vanessa Mae starting under her father name as Vanessa Vanakorn for Thailand celebrates after completing the first run of the women's giant slalom at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Olympic champion Ted Ligety pays visit to Utah youths

Park City's Ted Ligety, two-time Olympic gold medalist in alpine skiing, visited with kids attending a YMCA Summer Day Camp in Taylorsville.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Citizens' Voice

Olympic medalist speaks at WVW honors society program

The Wyoming Valley West Middle School held its annual National Junior Honor Society Awards ceremony recently.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Denver Post

Reaching for the Gold: National Repertory Orchestra 's 2014 Gala

NRO executive director Doug Adams, left, and his wife, Pamela, with event chair Debbie Welle-Powell and her husband, Bob Powell.

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