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Two-time Paralympian uses his platform to inspire others [Video]

Two-time Paralympian uses his platform to inspire others

Tyler “TC” Carter started skiing at the age of 8 years old. He developed a passion for the sport early but not without having to overcome an obstacle that he has almost always known.

Credit: KOAA - Southern Colorado     Duration: 02:00Published
Making The Climb: Ascend Climbing Pittsburgh [Video]

Making The Climb: Ascend Climbing Pittsburgh

You might not know it - but rocking climbing is now part of the Olympics! What you also might not know - there's a rock climbing gym right here in Pittsburgh! We caught up Paul Guarino, the co-owner of..

Credit: KDKA CBS 2 Pittsburgh     Duration: 02:19Published
From The 412 To The Olympics [Video]

From The 412 To The Olympics

Say hello to Michael Grady and Alex Miklasevich, they are best friends, rowers, Central Catholic graduates, and now they're teammates on the U.S. Olympic Rowing Team! Rich and Daisy caught up with..

Credit: KDKA CBS 2 Pittsburgh     Duration: 02:24Published
Encinitas skateboarder clinches Olympic berth [Video]

Encinitas skateboarder clinches Olympic berth

An Encinitas teen who just clinched an Olympic berth is preparing for an Olympics like no other.

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Law Enforcement Torch Run Benefits Special Olympics NJ [Video]

Law Enforcement Torch Run Benefits Special Olympics NJ

The Special Olympics of New Jersey Torch returned to Jersey City on Friday after the charity run was postponed last year because of the pandemic.

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 00:47Published
Two USA Boxers prepare for Tokyo [Video]

Two USA Boxers prepare for Tokyo

As we get closer to the Tokyo Olympics, News5 is starting to dig deep into the stories of the athletes who will be competing in Japan.

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Saturday On JP Roofing FAN N'ATION (JUNE 12) – PROMO [Video]

Saturday On JP Roofing FAN N'ATION (JUNE 12) – PROMO

Mama Mia…It’s Pittsburgh Pizza! We’re going after the best slice in ‘tahn! Will your favorite make the cut? Then, he’s got all of Steeler’s history recorded on his arm! And, meet two local..

Credit: KDKA CBS 2 Pittsburgh     Duration: 00:15Published
Nigeria Twitter ban, Iran, Racism in Academia | The Stream [Video]

Nigeria Twitter ban, Iran, Racism in Academia | The Stream

On The Stream: racism in academia, COVID and the Olympics, Iran elections

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Local Special Olympics Florida Athlete Receives Surprise He Never Saw Coming [Video]

Local Special Olympics Florida Athlete Receives Surprise He Never Saw Coming

CBS4 Photojournalist Mitch Cuba was there when Iandy Miyares got the news his dream of attending the 2022 Special Olympics USA Games is coming true.

Credit: CBS4 Miami     Duration: 01:45Published
Steeplechase athlete eyes second Olympics [Video]

Steeplechase athlete eyes second Olympics

A Kansas City-area steeplechase athlete looks to compete in her second Olympics.

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CNN10 - 5/17/21 [Video]

CNN10 - 5/17/21

New CDC guidance and some confusion about it headline today’s show. Japan’s Olympic plans and 3D printed houses are two of our other stories this Monday.

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Chesapeake Sheriff's Office Torch Run for Special Olympics VA [Video]

Chesapeake Sheriff's Office Torch Run for Special Olympics VA

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Refugee Olympic team inspires hope: Iranian refugee Saeid Fazloula tells his story| Oneindia News [Video]

Refugee Olympic team inspires hope: Iranian refugee Saeid Fazloula tells his story| Oneindia News

Almost 8,000 athletes have already qualified for the Tokyo Olympics. Just as in Rio in 2016, there will also be a special team in Tokyo: The Refugee Olympic Team. An expanded refugee team of 29..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:13Published
Leanne Wong, Kara Eaker prep for US Olympic Trials [Video]

Leanne Wong, Kara Eaker prep for US Olympic Trials

Two gymnasts from Great American Gymnastics Express in Blue Springs, Leanne Wong and Kara Eaker, were selected for the U.S. Olympic Trials, which begin June 24 in St. Louis.

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GAGE gymnasts prepare for US Olympic Trials in St. Louis [Video]

GAGE gymnasts prepare for US Olympic Trials in St. Louis

Two gymnasts from Great American Gymnastics Express in Blue Springs, Leanne Wong and Kara Eaker, were selected for the U.S. Olympic Trials, which begin June 24 in St. Louis.

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First Responders play in Olympics-style competition [Video]

First Responders play in Olympics-style competition

We are a under 2 months before the Sumer Olympics will be underway in Tokyo, Japan. First responders in the area got a taste of some competition in the First Responder Games.

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Simone Biles’ Docuseries Trailer Drops [Video]

Simone Biles’ Docuseries Trailer Drops

Simone Biles is giving her fans a glimpse of her life on and off the mat in a new docuseries, “Simone vs Herself.”

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USA Karate athlete, Sakura Kokumai looking forward to Toyko Olympics [Video]

USA Karate athlete, Sakura Kokumai looking forward to Toyko Olympics

Karate will be making its debut in the 2021 Tokyo Olympics. And one USA Karate athlete is thrilled to have the chance to be able to compete in Japan.

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2 Local Athletes Headed To Olympics [Video]

2 Local Athletes Headed To Olympics

The former coach of two local athletes who found out they will be on the U.S. Olympic Rowing Team joins KDKA News at 7:30.

Credit: KDKA CBS 2 Pittsburgh     Duration: 03:31Published
Smiling Sir Mo on an oral health mission [Video]

Smiling Sir Mo on an oral health mission

With just a few weeks to go before the start of the Tokyo Olympics, the race is on for Sir Mo Farah. The track star suffered a setback last week when he failed to qualify for the 10,000m due to an..

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Sifan Hassan breaks women's 10,000m world record; marks record before Tokyo Olympics | Oneindia News [Video]

Sifan Hassan breaks women's 10,000m world record; marks record before Tokyo Olympics | Oneindia News

On Sunday, long-distance runner Sifan Hassan broke the women's 10,000 metres world record. World Athletics said that she completed the run in 29 minutes 6.82 seconds in a Continental Tour in Hengelo at..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:26Published
11th Annual Special Olympics Torch Run Officially Underway [Video]

11th Annual Special Olympics Torch Run Officially Underway

The eleventh Annual Special Olympics PA Torch Run got underway this morning inside PNC Park!

Credit: KDKA CBS 2 Pittsburgh     Duration: 03:20Published
South Carolina native Naya Tapper heads to Olympic trials for women’s rugby [Video]

South Carolina native Naya Tapper heads to Olympic trials for women’s rugby

Naya Tapper is from Beaufort, South Carolina.

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Hundreds march through Japanese capital protesting against Tokyo Olympics [Video]

Hundreds march through Japanese capital protesting against Tokyo Olympics

Hundreds marched through the Japanese capital protesting against Tokyo Olympics. Footage from June 6 shows the demonstrators outside Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building.

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Special Olympics Kentucky returns to Richmond [Video]

Special Olympics Kentucky returns to Richmond

Hundreds of student-athletes gathered at Eastern Kentucky University’s campus today for the annual Special Olympics Kentucky. Lots of energy and excitement were felt with nearly 600 athletes in the..

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Canada's Tyler Mislawchuk gears up for Olympics with World Triathlon Cup victory

Canada's Tyler Mislawchuk raced to victory at the World Triathlon Cup on Sunday in Huatulco, Mexico, the final men's race of the Olympic qualifying period.
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As Tokyo looms, does the shoe still fit athletics?

In the same way that the Beijing Olympics at the height of swimming’s super suit era tore up the sport’s record books, Tokyo is shaping as the Games where celebrated times in distance running will..
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald

Israeli gymnast Linoy Ashram wins gold medal at European Championship

israeli gymnast linoy ashram wins gold medal at european championship
"I'm glad I was able to do the best I can. It was hard, but every day I reset myself and said - 'tomorrow I will come and be better'. The focus right now is on the Olympics," Ashram said.
Jerusalem Post - Published

$50m to be spent on Brisbane sports facilities, spurred by 2032 Olympics bid

The council funding, announced on Sunday, will see a $16 million sports park built at Nudgee, as well as upgrades to existing facilities across the city.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald

Agony as Cambuslang Harriers runner misses out on Czech Olympics place

agony as cambuslang harriers runner misses out on czech olympics place
A faulty GPS reading didn't help Moira Stewart as she realised her dream was slipping away
Daily Record - Published

Tucson diver Delaney Schnell qualifies for Tokyo Olympics

Delaney Schnell of Tucson, an All-America at Arizona, qualified for the Tokyo Olympics in 10-meter synchronized diving.  
azcentral.com - Published

P&G combines 3-D technology, ocean waste to create an Olympics 'first'

P&G’s Tokyo 2020 medal ceremony podiums are made from recycled plastic.
bizjournals - Published

Obligatory Olympics: Tokyo 2021 – Analysis

By Ambassador Gurjit Singh* The Tokyo Olympics will start on 23 July and run through 8 August 2021, followed by the Paralympics (24 August – 5 September). The Games were delayed for a year, due..
Eurasia Review - Published

Weightlifter Mirabai Chanu qualifies for Tokyo Olympics

weightlifter mirabai chanu qualifies for tokyo olympics
Chanu, the 2017 world champion in weightlifting, had secured her place in Tokyo by winning a bronze medal in the Asian Championship in Tashkent in April with a world record in clean and jerk.
Mid-Day - Published

IWF confirms Mirabai Chanu’s Tokyo Olympics qualification


Indian Express - Published

SAI sacks India’s Greco-Roman coach

sai sacks india’s greco-roman coach
India had hired Kazarashvili in February 2019 to train country’s Greco Roman wrestlers till Olympics.
Mid-Day - Published

Tokyo still undecided on allowing fans for Games

tokyo still undecided on allowing fans for games
This would be just a few weeks before the Olympics are to open on July 23.
Mid-Day - Published

UK PM Boris Johnson offers Tokyo Olympics some big power support


Indian Express - Published

Javelin: Neeraj Chopra throws 83.18m in Lisbon in his first international win ahead of Tokyo Olympics

His second, third and fifth throws were fouls while he recorded 78.50m in his fourth effort under windy conditions at the Lisbon University stadium. The 23-year-old Indian, who has not taken part in..
Zee News - Published

Brisbane wins IOC board’s approval, set to land 2032 Olympics


Indian Express - Published

Money, money, money: The cost of Tokyo’s pandemic-delayed Olympics


Indian Express - Published

All of India’s shooters are capable of winning in Tokyo Olympics: Pavel Smirnov


Indian Express - Published

From triumph of 1964 Olympics to COVID-19: Japan then and now


Indian Express - Published

Will seek G7 understanding over safe Olympics: Japan PM


IndiaTimes - Published

Tokyo Olympics: Alcohol ban proposed in Athletes Village at Games

It’s not clear if alcohol will be allowed in the village, which will house 11,000 Olympic athletes and 4,400 Paralympians. Organizers say they have yet to decide on a policy, which is expected by the..
Zee News - Published

Exclusive: Indian hockey captain Rani Rampal geared up for Tokyo Olympics after COVID-19 recovery

Giving insights on her work module post-COVID recovery, Rani Rampal credits the changes she made in her lifestyle, which has helped immensely.
DNA - Published Also reported by •Zee News

Coco Gauff says she plans to go to Olympics


Indian Express - Published

South Korean skeet shooter banned for bullying team mates, to miss Tokyo Olympics


Indian Express - Published

US eases COVID-19 travel warning to Japan ahead of Olympics


newKerala.com - Published

Tokyo 2020: IOA drops Chinese brand, decides to go with unbranded apparel for Olympics

The IOA had unveiled the Olympic kit designed by Li Ning for the Tokyo Games last week, which led to criticism. 
Zee News - Published Also reported by •Indian Express

Ahmedabad in race to host Olympic? Find out here

India's ambition to host Olympics took a forward push, when Ahmedabad's city development authority invited propasals from consultants to decide the way forward to conduct the showpiece event.  
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India's big leap towards hosting Olympics, Ahmedabad invites bidders to start mega project

India's ambition to host Olympics took a forward push, when Ahmedabad's city development authority invited propasals from consultants to decide the way forward to conduct the showpiece event.  
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BAI urges IOA to allow four coaches for Tokyo Olympics

bai urges ioa to allow four coaches for tokyo olympics
Apart from Gopichand, who has been to the last three Olympics, the three foreign coaches -- Agus Dwi Santoso (Indonesia), Park Tae Sang (Korea) and Mathias Boe (Denmark) were named in the letter,..
Mid-Day - Published

Tokyo Olympics: `Team keen to make history,` says India goalkeeper Krishan

tokyo olympics: `team keen to make history,` says india goalkeeper krishan
India goalkeeper Krishan Pathak insists side will not settle for anything less than a medal finish at Tokyo Games
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Ahmedabad takes a long shot — puts out ad on Olympics infra


Indian Express - Published

US lawmakers urge IOC to consider alternative locations for 2022 Beijing Olympics


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Ahead of Olympics it cannot get better than this, says Manu Bhaker on Croatia tour


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Refugee team of 29 athletes picked for Tokyo Olympics


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Sushila Devi provisionally qualifies for Tokyo Olympics

Sushila, who lost her first round at the World Judo Championship here on Sunday in the 48kg category, currently has 989 points, which puts her at seventh spot in the Asian list.
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Jalandhar to Tokyo via Auckland: Indian-origin shuttler in NZ Olympics team


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