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Olympics

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Paralympic Games Athletes to Watch

While the 2012 London Olympics has ended, there is still a lot to see in the Paralympic Games. The event kicks off on August 29th and ends on September 9th. The Paralympics Games has always been a great event but this year, there are several athletes that are making it even more exciting. These athletes are pushing the limits of possibility in their sport and are proving that anything is possible. The first on the list is Sophie Christiansen. She’s bringing a lot attention to equestrian sports. Her gold medal... Read More

Jessica Ennis – Olympic Star & Role Model

Jessica Ennis has started to become a household name after her Olympic gold medal in the heptathlon. Born in Sheffield, Ennis started running when her parents introduced her to a track and field event one summer. She seemed to have a natural talent in track and field despite the fact that her parents weren’t talented in athletics. With the help of her coach Toni Minichiello, she continued to excel and compete in national and international competitions. London 2012 Olympics The outstanding performances of Ennis over the past four years led... Read More

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Paralympic Games Athletes to Watch

While the 2012 London Olympics has ended, there is still a lot to see in the Paralympic Games. The event kicks off on August 29th and ends on September 9th. The Paralympics Games has always been a great event but this year, there are several athletes that are making it even more exciting. These athletes are pushing the limits of possibility in their sport and are proving that anything is possible. The first on the list is Sophie Christiansen. She’s bringing a lot attention to equestrian sports. Her gold medal... Read More

Jessica Ennis – Olympic Star & Role Model

Jessica Ennis has started to become a household name after her Olympic gold medal in the heptathlon. Born in Sheffield, Ennis started running when her parents introduced her to a track and field event one summer. She seemed to have a natural talent in track and field despite the fact that her parents weren’t talented in athletics. With the help of her coach Toni Minichiello, she continued to excel and compete in national and international competitions. London 2012 Olympics The outstanding performances of Ennis over the past four years led... Read More

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Union Jack Swimming Trunks

Ask the average person on the street and I guarantee that they won’t know the difference between a pole vault and a pommel horse, but every 4 years they will at least pretend to care. The 2012 London Olympics was just around the corner and that means it’s time for everybody to start showing a little national pride. Sure you may not of been able to make it to the games, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t fly the flag of your home nation when you go swimming. Union... Read More

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Head To The Podium In Your Union Jack Trunks

Ask the average person on the street and I guarantee that they won’t know the difference between a pole vault and a pommel horse, but every 4 years they will at least pretend to care. The 2012 London Olympics are right around the corner and that means it’s time for everybody to start showing a little national pride. Sure you may not be able to make it to the games, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t fly the flag of your home nation when you go swimming. Union Jack... Read More