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Special Olympics

View this email in your browser  28 June, 2022WE ARE BACK:MALTA INVITATIONALS  The Special Olympics Europe Eurasia newsletter is back with a bumper edition to celebrate the Read More

AFC

AFC extends AFC Asian Cup 2023™ EoI deadline to July 15, 2022 . — The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has extended the deadline to receive Expressions of Interest (EoI) from the AFC Member Associations (MAs) to host the AFC Asian Cup 2023™ from the original […]


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World Athletics

Okagbare’s further ban disqualifies Nigeria’s 4x100m squad’s qualifying time for World Championships .— The Athletics Integrity Unit has announced that banned Nigerian sprinter Blessing Okagbare has been found to have committed additional anti-doping rule violations – specifically evading sample collection, and tampering or attempted tampering with the doping […]


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FIVB and Volleyball World sign historic partnership with Asian Volleyball Confederation

Long-term partnership will see FIVB and Volleyball World invest significantly to further professionalise and grow the sport in Asia — The FIVB and Volleyball World today signed a landmark agreement with the Asian Volleyball Confederation (AVC) to explore and enhance the commercial potential of senior […]


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Peace and Sport

Peace and Sport releases its 2021 Annual Report! PEACE AND SPORT RELEASES ITS 2021 ANNUAL REPORT! Peace and Sport is pleased to present its 2021 Annual Report, built around the organization’s four key pillars: Mobilizing, Connecting, Demonstrating, and Advocating.This report brings together the concrete achievements […]


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British Cycling

MANX MISSILE MARK CAVENDISH AND ALICE TOWERS BLAZE TO HEROIC NATIONAL TITLES   —- Mark Cavendish claimed his second national road race title with a majestic sprint in Castle Douglas, while 19-year-old Alice Towers took a shock solo win in the women’s race after a […]


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British Cycling

BOSTOCK AND NELSON SURGE TO SPRINT WINS TO BE CROWNED BRITISH NATIONAL CIRCUIT RACE CHAMPIONS — Matt Bostock and Josie Nelson took sensational sprint wins in the circuit races on the second day of the British National Road Championships. Josie Nelson (Team Coop-Hitec Products) won […]


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FIS

IOC adds three new FIS Events to the 2026 Olympic Winter Games programme — The International Ski and Snowboard Federation is pleased to announce that three FIS events will be added to the 2026 Olympic Winter Games Programme in Milano-Cortina (ITA). The decision was announced […]


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World Athletics

Candidates announced for 2022 Athletes’ Commission electionsThe current World Athletics Athletes’ Commission (© Philippe Fitte)— World Athletics has received 12 nominations for the six available seats on the World Athletics Athletes’ Commission.All athletes accredited for the World Athletics Championships Oregon22 will have the […]


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World Athletics

Donations from world champions Bile and Lagat mark opening of MOWA exhibit in Eugene  (© World Athletics Championships Oregon22)The second Museum of World Athletics (MOWA) exhibition to be launched in Oregon this year was opened on Thursday (23) by world gold medallists Abdi Bile and Bernard Lagat.To mark […]


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