London Olympics 2012

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Name: London Olympics 2012
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Michael Phelps on his return to competitive swimming - video

The most decorated Olympian in history, Michael Phelps, has announced his return to competitive swimming after his retirement following the 2012 London Games. Speculation is mounting that Phelps is aiming to compete at the 2016 Rio Games, as he prepares ... [Published Guardian.co.uk Sports News - 2 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Victory in 5K part of memorable Boston weekend for Molly Huddle

Molly Huddle had her own individual celebration last weekend in Boston and was part of a much larger celebration for the city and running community.Both were of great significance to the Elmira native.Huddle, 29, beat a world class field of women in the ... [Published Star-Gazette - 6 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

"Miss Sugar" turns 106, shows no signs of slowing down

There were many significant events that happened in April in the year 1908, such as the fourth modern Olympic Games opening in London, England.Friends and relatives will tell you that was the second most important thing that happened that year. The first, ... [Published News and Reporter - 8 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

The 65 Totally Random Things St. George Is Actually Patron Saint Of, Ranked

St. George is genuinely the patron saint of all these things, for some reason. Crusaders. Crusaders were dicks. Scott Free Productions / Via mediumaevum.tumblr.com Equestrians. Posh people. Did you know Mitt Romney's horse was in the London ... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - 9 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Heart Marketing: 4 Companies That Include Customers In Their Advertising

As media campaigns become increasingly 360 degree--with Facebook pages, hashtags, and digital reach becoming an integral part of so-called "traditional" advertising--brands are looking more to their fans to chime in and tell their stories.User-generated ... [Published Fast Company - 14 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Big week on water for sportswomen: medals and records broken at Swimming Championships

Welsh freestyle swimmer Jazz Carlin recorded this year’s fastest 800m freestyle in the world as she stormed to victory.She led from the front to post a time of 8:18.36 minutes and finish ahead of Eleanor Faulkner and Jessica Thielmann.Carlin took the ... [Published Healthista - 9 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

The Beast to race in London

Double Olympic sprint silver medalist Yohan Blake will race in Britain for the first time since the London 2012 Olympics when he makes his Great City Games Manchester debut on May 17. The 2011 world ... ... [Published Big News Network - 18 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Hampshire's very own lord of the dance

David Bassett with fellow Irish dancersIt is dubbed the Olympics of Irish Dancing.Thousands of dancers went head to head at the 44th World Irish Dancing Championships in front of an audience of 20,000.Among the competitors was Hampshire’s David Bassett ... [Published Southern Daily Echo - 18 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Simi Valley student wins $5,000 scholarship

Aashal Patel will graduate from Simi Valley High School with a 4.63 GPA.The 17-year-old will be the valedictorian of the Class of 2014, have spent four years on the tennis team and have volunteered at both a local hospital and a nonprofit in Tanzania ... [Published Ventura County Star - 23 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Commonwealth Games hopeful inspires next generation

Premier Sport tells TotalFranchise that their very own Premier Sport Activity Professional, Eugene Ayanful, is in inspiring mood.....Not only is Eugene proving to be a huge inspiration to children as a role model delivering PE, Sport and Physical Activity ... [Published Total Franchise - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

Mayor Boris Johnson backs World Expo bid idea

The World Expo is a a trade convention that takes place every five years and attracts millions of visitors.Johnson is keen to build on the success of the London Olympics in 2012 and has already secured informal support from government and business.The ... [Published Conference & Incentive Travel Magazine - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

‘There still is a lot of room for change in the banking sector’

One of the key points of ING Bank’s Think Forward strategy is an improved focus on operational excellence. In this context, ING Bank is appointing a Chief Operations Officer , who will be responsible for Operations & IT, change management and procurement. ... [Published ING - Apr 22 2014]

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...He told the BBC: "It's the accumulation of marginal gains, where the difference between elite athletes at the very top is small. Then oral health, amongst other aspects, could make a difference. "The research we did at London 2012 found a large proportion of young athletes, fantastically well tuned physically, had really poor oral health. "Quite a high proportion reported an impact on their training and performance so it's clearly an issue for them." Regular checks Doctors with GB Boxing are already trying to improve dental hygiene after noticing poor oral health had affected training. Dr Mike Loosemore, who has worked with the GB boxing team for 17 years and is a consultant at the EnglishEnglish Institute of Sport, told the BBC: "I've become aware over the years that dental problems have been interfering with training. It stops them getting that little bit fitter and may have a consequence when they get into the ring and box." He says things are now improving after regular dental checks were introduced, even if they are not always popular with the boxers. "They don't like going to the dentist. They'd much rather be training. However, it has made a difference to their teeth and they are spending less time away from their training, and that will make them a better boxer. "They may not appreciate it now, but hopefully they'll appreciate when they've got a gold medal round their neck in Rio [at the 2016 Olympics]." About is a professional dental clinic approved by the Xiamen Health Bureau. It adopts the international dental treatment model with advanced technology and equipments. WOX card members can enjoy a 10% discount and free dental check-up. Address: 106 of No.15 Xidi Nanli, Xiamen (Xinlongcheng, Lujiangdao) Contact Number: 13950052120 Contact person: Dr. Wang he speaks English) Bus: Bus 35, 99, Xia 2, 66, 533 and get off at Xidi Bus Stop SOURCE"
"We support the findings of WADA and the UCI regarding sanctioning and look forward to seeing him now return to competition."
...producer of the Rolex Kentucky. Fewer horses than are registered will ultimately compete in the event, he added, but "it is very exciting that the best riders from around the world have submitted this record number of entries."
He said: "Our concern remains that if more detailed information is not provided soon, preparations will have to be done in a rush, and this will hamper the efforts by freight and logistics operators who will be trying to deliver to shops, businesses and the residents of Glasgow during the Games."

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Phelps Says Competition Drew Him Back to Swimmi... [Published Bloomberg via Google News - 54 mins ago]
Phelps Says Competition Drew Him Back to Swimming; Unsure on Rio Bloomberg U.S. Gold Medalist Michael Phelps kisses his gold medal after the podium ceremony of the men's 4x200m freestyle relay final during the swimming event at the London 2012 Olympic ...
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