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  1. Tour de Pologne: Seven-man teams presented in Krakow - GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Cycling News

    The teams of the 2017 Tour de Pologne were presented in Krakow's Rynek Glowny Market Square on Friday, the next stop of the UCI's WorldTour after the Tour de France . The race has opted to be part of an experiment to use smaller teams - there are only seven riders per team - and many stages have been shortened, with the average distance at 160km per day.

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  2. Sagan: I've already forgotten about the Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Cycling News

    Peter Sagan smiles and waves before stage 4. He would end the stage with a DSQ against him name and out of the race A shaven-headed Peter Sagan used a pre-race press conference at the Tour de Pologne on Friday to underline that his Tour de France disqualification is now behind him, to confirm he is chasing stage victories rather than overall success, and to hark back to 2011, when, as a young rider, the Polish race was his first ever WorldTour stage race victory. The world champion was speaking at a press conference in the Tour de Pologne race headquarters, in a hotel on the outskirts of Krakow, the southerly city that is Poland's former capital and where the first stage starts on Saturday.

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  3. Popular Polish destinations look forward to more Chinese touristsRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Polish popular tourist destinations, including Zakopane at the foot of Tatra Mountains, have looked forward to attracting more Chinese tourists. It came after the recent signing of a tourism cooperation agreement between Poland and China during the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in May. Zakopane in the southern part of the Podhale region near the border with Slovakia, is one of Poland's most popular resort towns in the summer.

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  4. Tatras and Rocky Mountains to continue their twinning cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | Slovak Spectator

    The national parks of the Slovak and Polish Tatras will cooperate with the American Rocky Mountain National Park for five more years, as the directors of the three parks inked an agreement in this regard in the Polish city of Zakopane on April 19. The first agreement to this effect was signed in 2007. "The basis for cooperation was prepared by my predecessor," TANAP director Pavol Majko said, as quoted by the TASR newswire.

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  5. Rugby cubs need funds for adventure of lifetimeRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2017 | Rugby Advertiser

    Seven Cubs from 16th Rugby Cub Scouts are fundraising to help them go on an adventure of a lifetime in July - all thanks to a member of their pack who used to belong to a Sea Scout Group in Poland. The Polish group brought six boys and girls to visit last year to join in with the County Camp, celebrating 100 years of Cub Scouts in the UK.

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  6. The Latest: 3 young Afghans stopped in PolandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Star Tribune

    A Polish official says three young migrants with no documents are being questioned after illegally entering Poland, hidden in a truck trailer. Dorota Kadziolka, spokeswoman for the border guards in Zakopane in southern Poland, said Wednesday the three - aged 10, 15 and 17 - say they are from Afghanistan.

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  7. The Latest: 3 young Afghans stopped in PolandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Fox News

    Malta's Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, whose country holds the European Union's presidency, addresses members of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. Antonio Tajani of the EPP Christian Democrat group was elected president of the European Parliament on Tuesday in a daylong polling series during which he defeated his socialist opponent.

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