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  1. Paralympics Photo GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 14 | Houston Chronicle

    Matt Stutzman, of United States, holds the bow with his foot as he competes in the individual compound-open, during the Paralympic Games at the Sambadrome, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016.

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  2. Double wheelchair tennis gold for AlcottRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 14 | Yahoo!

    The 25-year-old won Australia's first wheelchair tennis singles gold medal in 16 years on Wednesday , and said, as a nine-year-old, he would never have believed it. "I was an insecure kid about my disability.

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  3. Armless Archer: There's almost nothing he can't doRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 14 | Houston Chronicle

    Matt Stutzman, of United States, holds the bow with his foot as he competes in the individual compound-open, during the Paralympic Games at the Sambadrome, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016.

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  4. More gold for Thailand in RioRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 14 | Bangkok Post

    Prawat Wahoram of Thailand leads the pack to the finish line and his second gold medal of the Paralympics in the 1,500-metre T4 final. Prawat Wahoram won his second and Thailand's fourth gold medal as he scooted to victory in his 1,500-metre race.

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  5. Mormons in the Rio Paralympics: Bronze for shot-putter Todd Hodgetts; updates in archery, swimmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 12 | Deseret News

    Australia's Todd Hodgetts won bronze in the shot put, F20 class , this weekend at the 2016 Paralympics in Rio de Janiero. Hodgetts, 28, of the Melbourne Australia Maroondah Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, who was diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome at 8 years old, won gold in the event in 2012 in London with a record-setting 16.29 meters .

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  6. Sophie Pascoe two medals shy of New Zealand Olympic recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 12 | The New Zealand Herald

    Sophie Pascoe, New Zealand Paralympic swimmer at the Milliennium Institute of Sport in the countdown to Rio. Photo / Greg Bowker After dominating the 200m individual medley in the SM10 final today, Pascoe has won 13 Paralympic medals over three Games, with eight of them gold.

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  7. On a roll: Hong Kong make progress in boccia at Paralympic Games in Rio de JaneiroRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 11 | South China Morning Post

    The mixed team will face Argentina in the quarter-finals, while the mixed pairs face a crucial group stage meeting with Great Britain Hong Kong boosted their hopes of further medals at the Paralympic Games after registering mixed results in boccia in Rio de Janeiro. The mixed team of Kwok Hoi-ying, Leung Mei-yee, John Loung and Yeung Hiu-lam will face Argentina in the quarter-finals after registering one win and a defeat in the group stage.

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  8. Judoka Masaki claims bronze on disappointing Paralympic day for JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 11 | The Japan Times

    Japan's hopes of reaching its stated target of 40 medals at the Rio 2016 Paralympics appear to be fading after another disappointing day on Saturday that saw just one medal, a bronze, won by defending champion Kento Masaki in judo. Japan's third judo bronze raises the country's medal total to five - one silver, four bronze - and leaves the next Paralympic host languishing in 44th in the overall medal table.

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  9. Star archer Dave completes 'amazing journey' to Rio ParalympicsRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 10 | South Wales Argus

    LITTLE did Dave Phillips know when he returned to archery in early 2013 after an absence of three decades that he would be swapping Cwmbran for the Copacabana less than four years later. That is exactly the situation the former steelworker finds himself in as he gets ready to make his Paralympic Games debut in Rio this weekend.

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  10. Lemoore athletes competing at Paralympic GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 3 | The Fresno Bee

    Lemoore's Jeff Fabry, shown competing in Athens in 2004, is an amputee and paralympic archer aiming to defend his gold medal in the men's individual compound event, which begins Saturday in Rio de Janeiro. The Paralympic Games had its opening ceremony and first competitions Wednesday in Rio de Janeiro, where a pair of local athletes are ready to join the action for Team USA.

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  11. Rio 2016 Paralympics: Welsh competitors representing Great BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 6 | BBC News

    There will be 26 Welsh athletes among the 264 ParalympicsGB competitors at the 15th summer Paralympic Games in Rio, which begins with the opening ceremony on Wednesday, 7 September. Aled Sion Davies, a gold medallist at London 2012, and world champion Hollie Arnold will be the main Welsh hopes in the track and field events.

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  12. The magnificent seven: Australia's greatest Paralympics momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 6 | ABC News

    Australia has been a part of the Paralympics since its inception, with a Games debut in the inaugural event in Rome in 1960. People like Ross Sutton , Daphne Ceeney and Frank Ponta were pioneers of Paralympic sport in Australia, even if they are not as famous as some of their Olympic counterparts.

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  13. Quality time: Fostering a family requires constant commitment, but...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 6 | The Wave

    Employees of Top Workplaces often describe their companies as being like families, in which people care about one another individually and are there to support each other. A family environment doesn't exist by accident, however; it must be nurtured deliberately and consistently over time.

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  14. These are the Welsh athletes representing Great Britain at the Rio 2016 ParalympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 4 | IcNetwork

    After Team GB's success at Rio 2016 and coming away with a record-breaking medal haul, it's time for the country to get behind ParalympicsGB as the Paralympic Game s kicks off in Rio next week. A registration meeting in Brazil last month confirmed that a total of 264 athletes will take to the field of play to represent ParalympicsGB in 19 of the 22 Paralympic sports on offer in Rio, a figure which includes guides, pilots and competition partners.

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  15. Scots to watch at the Rio 2016 ParalympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 3 | Sunday Herald

    THERE will be 33 Scottish athletes in the ParalympicsGB team in Rio competing across 12 different sports including boccia, cycling, powerlifting and swimming. Here's the names to look out for over the next fortnight.

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  16. Thailand hope to surpass target in RioRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | Bangkok Post

    The Thai contingent is relishing in Rio de Janeiro, secured in the knowledge that the blanket ban on Russia's participation in the 2016 Paralympics can help them surpass their four-gold target. And naturally, riches will follow the medals as the government has announced generous rewards for the successful Thai athletes at the Sept 7-18 Paralympics.

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  17. How to fund our next Olympic campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 3 | Examiner

    As the Australian Sport's Commission predictable pursuit of its Winning Edge program escalated in publicity this week, the underlying theme was again how Australia can match Britain off the scheme's back. As the Australian Sport's Commission predictable pursuit of its Winning Edge program escalated in publicity this week, the underlying theme was again how Australia can match Britain off the scheme's back.

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  18. How the Internet of Things Changed the OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 1 | Machine Design

    The 2016 Summer Olympics recently concluded and, speaking for myself, I'm still in awe. I was able to see amazing athletic performances from several different countries, owing to the fact this was most digitally connected Olympics ever.

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  19. Formby archer Georgia lands gold at Youth FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 1 | Southport Visiter

    Georgia Maryon, a 16-year-old archer from the Nethermoss Club in Ormskirk, has claimed first place in the individual event at the ArcheryGB Youth Festival. In a field of 160, which included some of the top junior archers in the country, the Formby schoolgirl was ranked fifth.

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  20. Easton Archers Sweep All Medals at RIO Olympic GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 31 | AmmoLand

    The Rio 2016 games saw another Easton sweep of the podium, with 24 of 24 medals won by archers using the Easton X10 arrow. South Korean archers claimed gold in both the men's and women's individual events, as well as the men's and women's team events. 1 comment