Media accreditation opens for Women's Junior (U20) World Championship
BASEL, June 10, 2014 - l media can apply for their accreditation for the 2014 Women’s Junior (U20) World Championship in Croatia (28 June to 13 July). The online registration has just started, and the accreditation platform is open until the end of the ...
Huixquilucan: World class experience, world class stage
Please scroll down for Spanish HUIXQUILUCAN, June 10, 2014 - The Fifth Stop of the VIII Norceca International Beach Volleyball Circuit was a huge success after a full crowd response to follow up the finals at the Bosque Real Country Club.“This has been ...
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Follow the live stream of the IWG World Conference on Women and Sport
HELSINKI, June 10, 2014 - The 6th IWG World Conference on Women and Sport
will be streamed live during all sessions that take place in the main
auditorium of Finlandia Hall on June 12 – 14, 2014. The video stream
will be produced by Valo Media ...
World Cup rivalry on hold for Special Olympics in Rio
RIO DE JANEIRO, June 10, 2014 - They may be World Cup rivals on the pitch but that was kicked to touch as friendship proves a stronger bond at Special Olympics as the England team hosts Brazilian footballers with intellectual disabilities. The Football ...
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Bach celebrates 100 years of CONI in Rome
The Italian National Olympic Committee (CONI) is celebrating a big year, their 100th anniversary. Celebrating the values of sport in one century. A breathless race through times to
bring out the stories of athletes and coaches, managers and volunteers. ...
Olympic legends Edwin Moses, Alexey Nemov and Liu Xiang give school children in Shanghai unforgettable P.E. lesson
SHANGHAI, June 9, 2014 –
For the young people of Gezhi High School in Shanghai it was a P.E.
lesson they will never forget, as three of the world’s greatest
Olympians came to the school to put them through their paces.
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Executive fully backs Brazil to host a great 2014 FIFA World Cup
SAO PAULO, June 9, 2014 - Chaired by FIFA President Blatter, the FIFA Executive
Committee held its second meeting of the year in São Paulo, Brazil, on 7 June,
ahead of the 64th FIFA Congress and the kick-off ...
Shanghai to stage 2015 Laureus World Sports Awards
SHANGHAI, June 9, 2014 - The 2015 Laureus World Sports Awards, the premier honours event in the international sporting calendar, is to be held in Shanghai, China.The globally televised Awards Ceremony, attended by many of the living legends of sport, ...
Blatter and Africa in a fury over attacks on FIFA
SAO PAOLO, June 9, 2014 - Unmasked anger erupted within the leadership of the world game here today over the ongoing fall-out from the Qatar 2022 controversy.FIFA president Sepp Blatter vehemently defended the world federation against those intent on ...
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Europe Champion in Zurkhaneh Wrestling is Defined
LIEPAJA, June 9, 2014 - The
2nd European Koshti Pahlavani wrestling championship of Europe for
plus 90 kilogram with participation of 15 athletes was held in Liepaja, Latvia.
Wrestlers were from Italy, ...
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Gwangju Universiade promotes D-Day at the Partner Universities
GWANGJU, June 9, 2014 - 2015 Gwangju Summer Universiade Organizing Committee installed D-Day notice boards, informing how many days are left until the event as well as the date of the Universiade, at the campus of the official partner universities to ...
Decisions of the 49th International Ski Congress in Barcelona
BARCELONA, June 9, 2014 - The 49th International Ski Congress in Barcelona (SPA) from 1st to 6th
June 2014 was attended by 1’150 participants from the global ski family
including delegates, representatives of National Ski Associations,
Glasgow 2014 confirms reduction, refunds on media Internet fee and provision of free Wi-Fi accounts
LAUSANNE, June 9, 2014 - Following
negotiations with the organizers of the Glasgow 2014, AIPS has welcomed the
confirmation by the organizers to offer free Wi-Fi accounts and 50% reduction
on the press journalists ...
Qatar's men and USA women triumph at 3x3 World Championships
MOSCOW, June 9, 2014 - While the women's event saw a traditional ending with the USA defending their title won in Athens two years ago, Qatar's men shocked the 3x3 world by ousting the reigning World Champions Serbia in the final ...
Iran stuns hosts Brazil in front of furious home crowd
TEHRAN, June 9, 2014 – Iran took its first ever victory over Brazil in the FIVB Volleyball World League in the second match of this year's campaign. In front of around 6,000 local spectators, Iran stunned the hosts straight sets, 3-0 (25-18, 25-21, ...
New European Slalom Champions crowned in Vienna
VIENNA, June 9, 2014 - The first major Senior Canoe Slalom competition in 2014 took place at the newly constructed course in Vienna, Austria. Competitors fought for European Champion titles and spectators witnessed some great racing and performances ...
Hausding (GER) and Benfeito (CAN) claim first individual gold in Monterrey
MONTERREY, June 9, 2014 - First-time host Monterrey (MEX), the last of six meets, successfully concluded the FINA/NVC Diving World Series 2014 with once again a top-notch three-day competition, held from June 6-8 and featuring the best divers in action. ...
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Rwanda hosts genocide memorial tournaments to spread peace
KIGALI, June 9, 2014 - Rwanda is hosting genocide memorial tournaments across the country in a bid to promote peace through sport in the country, region, continent and the world over.Over one million people lost their lives during the 1994 genocide against ...
Pakistan elects national badminton body
ABBOTTABAD, June 09, 2014 - Mian Iftikhar Hussain, former provincial
minister was elected president of the Pakistan Badminton Federation for the
next term with Adil Hayat Khan Rokri voted in as General Secretary.
The election process was monitored ...