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Douglasville Olympian to Give Keynote Speech at DeVry Commencement
Elana Meyers-Taylor, two-time Olympic medalist, will deliver the keynote address at DeVry University's commencement ceremony on Sunday, July 20 at 1 p.m. More than 500 graduates will be conferred at the Arena at Gwinnett Center in Duluth, where Meyers-Taylor will speak to the importance of perseverance and determination.
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Top 20 Fitness Movies Of All Time
A has-been hockey star and Olympic figure skater are both struggling to get back to the top of their careers, but they'll have to do it together.
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The Salinas Californian
The Five R's: Migrants at the doorstepThe Five R's: Migrants at the...
The Five R's: Migrants at the doorstep A weekly perspective on education & community issues from The Californian schools reporter Check out this story on thecalifornian.com: http://bit.ly/1mmfxGF Human tragedy department : A trickle of some of the children entering the US from their violence- and poverty-plagued Central American homelands is ... (more)
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Career highlight for Trowsdale
Jamie Trowsdale proudly wears the bronze medal he won in the 1,500-metre race at the 2014 Special Olympics National Summer Games in Vancouver, B.C., on Wednesday.
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Why the U.S. Should Host the 2022 World Cup
Brazil is as soccer-crazed as any nation on Earth, but with its government spending $14 billion to host the 2014 World Cup, there are waves of protests from people who believe that money would have been better spent on health care and education.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
MacKinnon: Tour of Alberta not for the faint of heart
Canada's Simon-Pierre Gauthier takes a corner in downtown Edmonton during the Tour of Alberta time trials in September 2013.
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Hot Dogs & Dance Parades: Sled Island 2014
After getting in late Wednesday night and experiencing a bit of a stressful drive my associates and I thought it best to rest up and save ourselves for Thursday.
The Globe and Mail
IOC feels pressure to make hosting Olympics Games more affordable for cities
The Vancouver Winter Games wrap up at B.C. Place on February 28, 2010. Performers entertain during the closing ceremonies for the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Winter Games at B.C. Place in Vancouver on Sunday, February 28, 2010.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Aja Evans reveals the naked truth
On a day when nearly all her body was exposed to the world, 2014 Olympic bobsled medalist Aja Evans was honing it for an attempt to reach elite status in another sport.
Olympian Elana Meyers-Taylor to Address Graduates at DeVry University Commencement
Meyers-Taylor earned a silver medal in the two-woman bobsled at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, and a bronze in the same event at the 2010 Winter Games in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Over the past few weeks, there have been parties and gatherings throughout the country and television ratings have soared to new heights.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
10 Best Ski Resorts for Summer Fun
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a Festival in Pictures: Sled Island 2014
At this point, Sled Island is like my second home. This was my fifth time to the Calgary music & arts festival, and everything felt really familiar, from the six-hour drive from Saskatoon, to the downtown traffic upon arrival.
Tour'14 St.3: Kittel Kills 'Em
Race Report: 'One of the fastest sprints I ever did,' the words of Marcel Kittel after he'd made the rest of the world's fastest men look flat footed in winning Stage Three of the 2014 Tour de France on the doorstep of Her Majesty the Queen, right outside Buckingham Palace in London.
Beijing, Oslo, Almaty shortlisted for 2022 Games
Beijing, Oslo and Almaty will contest the race to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, the International Olympic Committee announced on Monday.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
The WSU Signpost
Top five former Weber State athletes
Without a doubt, Weber State University has had some fantastic athletes throughout the years.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Stars and Stripes
Paralympic star, former Marine looks to boost sled hockey
Joshua Sweeney, a former Marine and bilateral amputee, led Team USA's sled hockey team to a 1-0 victory over Russia at the Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, March 15, 2014.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
VOTE: Tampa Athlete Declan Farmer Up For An ESPY Award
Congrats to @USParalympics ' Josh Sweeney on receiving our newest #ESPYS honor: The Pat Tillman Award for Service.
Pique News Magazine
Whistler Sliding Centre introduces summer bobsleigh
It's my first time at the Whistler Sliding Centre , so I take a minute to survey the track stretching out below me - the fastest in North America, I was told during the pre-bob safety briefing.
Salt Lake Tribune
Olympics: Is Salt Lake ready to host another Olympic Games?
It still blares at the Utah Olympic Park, the sound of an approaching bobsled whipping turns around the same chutes that produced gilded moments on frigid nights in Park City more than 12 years ago.