Comeback Canadians knock off Russia, win Pool B

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  (ISN) - GRANADA, Spain (CIS) – Canada's men's hockey team came back from a 2-0 first-period deficit to defeat Russia 5-3 Saturday night in their final round robin game of the 27th Winter Universiade in Granada, Spain. With the...

IPC opens nominations open for 2015 Paralympic Scientific Award

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(ISN) - The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has opened nominations for the highly prestigious 2015 Paralympic Scientific Award which will be presented at October's VISTA conference in Girona, Spain. First presented in 2005 on a biennial basis, the award recognises...

Registration for VISTA 2015 in Girona, Spain, now open

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(ISN) - Registration for October's International Paralympic Committee (IPC) organised VISTA conference for scientists and experts in para-sport in Girona, Spain, is now open with organisers offering a special early bird discount for attendees. Scheduled for 7-10 October for the...

Girona, Spain, to stage IPC’s VISTA conference in October 2015

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(ISN) - The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced that the seventh VISTA conference for scientists and experts in para-sport will be held in the historic Spanish city of Girona from 7-10 October 2015 and the theme will be "securing the future for...

Ogier admits to trouble sealing WRC double

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(ISN) - Incumbent world rally champion, Sébastien Ogier, has admitted he felt "mentally weak" for part of the 2014 season and said he had to call on all his strength to retain his crown. Ogier beat VW team-mate Jari-Matti Latvala...

Ogier secures drivers’ crown with victory in Spain

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Sébastien Ogier clinched back-to-back world drivers' titles by winning RallyRACC - Rally de España on Sunday. (ISN) - Ogier took victory by 11.3sec in a Volkswagen Polo R from team-mate Jari-Matti Latvala, the only man who could beat him to the crown. The...

Neuville edged out world title-chasing Sébastien Ogier

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FIA World Rally Championship 2014 - Spain: Elfyn Evans Thierry Neuville edged out world title-chasing Sébastien Ogier to set fastest time at shakedown for RallyRACC Rally de España Thursday morning. (ISN) - The Belgian was fastest through the 2.97km mixed surface Salou stage...

Gold within Canada’s reach at FINA World Women’s Youth Championships

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ISN - (OTTAWA, August 30, 2014) – Canada's national water polo team will be shooting forthe world's 18U women's title on Sunday, August 31, in Madrid, Spain. The Canadians will battle against neighbours and historical rivals from the U.S.A. whileattempting to...

Hayward, Smedley and McGee head to Slalom World Cup semis

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Ben Hayward - Photo: Balint Vekassy Aug 1,2014(ISN) - LA SEU D'URGELL, SPAIN - International competition for slalom athletes resumed todaywith ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup 4 in La Seu d'Urgell, Spain. Three Canadian athletesadvanced to the semi-finals. ...

Canada’s tricycles continue dominance at international para-cycling

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Canada's tricycles continue dominance at international para-cycling events. ISN - (Cantimpalos, Segovia, ESP – July 25, 2014) Over 300 para-cyclists from all around the world participated in the opening day of competition at the 2014 Para-Cycling Road World Cup Finals in Cantimpalos, Spain,...

Silver medal is “icing on the cake” for the two riders

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Silver medal is "icing on the cake" for the two riders who were focussing on the time trial this weekend ISN- (Cantimpalos, Segovia, ESP – July 27, 2014) The first set of road races took place today at the 2014 UCI Para-Cycling Road...

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