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Friday Aug 15 | CBC News

Paddling club hopes Olympic support will cover team costs

Among the group is world champion Mark de Jonge. A paddling club in Halifax is hoping some support from Olympic paddler Mark de Jonge will inspire its athletes as they head to the Canadian championships next week in Regina.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Summer Olympics, Mark De Jonge, Canada

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This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Lisa Carrington speeding up for Rio Olympics

The 2012 London Olympic gold medallist in the women's K1 200m event won gold and silver at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships at Moscow at the weekend to again indicate she should chase double gold at Rio 2016.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Summer Olympics, Lisa Carrington, Teneale Hatton, Danuta Kozak

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Pan Pacific Championships: Picking The Medals in Distance Freestyle

Each day through August 19 , Swimming World will provide medal predictions for the Pan Pacific championships.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Kosuke Hagino, Bronte Barratt, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Ryan Cochrane, Lauren Boyle, Katie Ledecky, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming

Nine O'Clock

Kayak/Canoe: Romania's Dumitrescu, Mihalachi win gold in C-2 1,000m race at World Championships

Romanian sportsmen Liviu Alexandru Lazar Dumitrescu and Victor Mihalachi conquered the world title and the gold medal in the C-2 1,000 meters canoeing race on Sunday at the 2014 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships in Moscow.

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Related Topix: Victor Mihalachi, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Canoeing, Outdoor Recreation

Sydney Morning Herald

Kayak Ken keeps options open for Rio

Ken Wallace is back at the top of Australian kayaking but it's anyone's guess which boat he'll be paddling in at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Olympic Canoe/Kayak, Sports, Ken Wallace, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Outdoor Recreation, Kayaking, Murray Stewart, Tate Smith

Sun Aug 10, 2014

WDUN-AM Gainesville

Hornsby leads way for USA at ICF World Championships

The final day of racing of the 2014 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships came to a close on Sunday, as four American boats -- including one guided by a Lanier Canoe/Kayak Club associate -- took to the water to compete in various finals.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tim Hornsby, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic

CBC News

Paddler Mark de Jonge wins gold at worlds

Mark de Jonge won gold and a world record at the 2014 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships in Moscow on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Mark De Jonge, Summer Olympic

Wiltshire Times

CANOEING: Ed bags double bronze

OLYMPIC champion Ed McKeever claimed two bronze medals on the final day of the Canoe Sprint World Championships in Moscow today.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Ed Mckeever, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Mark De Jonge

The New Zealand Herald

Hatton, Carrington both claim world titles

Teneale Hatton of New Zealand celebrates after winning the K1 women 1000m final of the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships 2014 in Moscow.

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Related Topix: Sports, Teneale Hatton, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Marta Walczykiewicz, Lisa Carrington, Danuta Kozak

Stuff.co.nz

Lisa Carrington on track for Rio

Lisa Carrington's defence of her K1 200 gold medal at Rio de Janeiro in 2016 remained on track at the course where Ian Ferguson launched his stellar Olympic Games paddling career as she comfortably retained her world title in Moscow.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Lisa Carrington, Marta Vieira Da Silva, Teneale Hatton, Danuta Kozak

Sat Aug 09, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Halifax paddler Mark de Jonge breaks world record in reaching final

Mark de Jonge of Halifax set a record time for worlds in winning his semifinal and advancing to Sunday's K-1 200-metre final at this year's championships in Moscow.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Mark De Jonge, Olympic Canoe/Kayak

Stuff.co.nz

Lisa Carrington on track in Moscow

Reigning Olympic gold medallist Lisa Carrington is on track to defend her K1 200 world championship flat water canoe sprint crown in Moscow after powering through her heat.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Lisa Carrington, Franziska Weber, Danuta Kozak, Darryl Fitzgerald

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Byram eager for Pacifics

Joe Byram will head down to Australia with the senior Canadian swim team to compete in the Pan Pacific Championships Aug. 21-24.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Ryan Cochrane, Michael Phelps, Charles Francis, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Ryan Lochte

Thu Aug 07, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Three N.S. paddlers qualify for finals

At least three Nova Scotian paddlers will vie for medals this weekend at the 2014 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships in Moscow.

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Related Topix: Sports, Adam Van Koeverden, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

InsideHalton.com

Oakville's Perrone hopes to lead women's canoe into Olympics

Every year, Grade 11 students at St. Mildred Lightbourn School condense their studies allowing them to pursue something in their field of interest for a month.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Olympic Canoe/Kayak, Sports, Adam Van Koeverden, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Canoeing, Outdoor Recreation

Canada NewsWire

TEDxToronto Receives Strong Community Interest for 2014 Conference; Announces More Speakers

Video: At this year's TEDxToronto conference on October 2nd at Koerner Hall in Toronto, UofT Computer science professor David Fleet brings to life the possibility of machines who see and think.

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Related Topix: Sports, Adam Van Koeverden, Summer Olympic, Olympic Canoe/Kayak, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Mon Aug 04, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Paddler Mark de Jonge isn't sitting on his Olympic laurels

That's the attitude that paddler Mark de Jonge, a 2012 Olympic bronze medallist from Halifax, has adopted in his successful career.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Mark De Jonge

CBC News

Blog Russell: Glasgow 2014: The Restoration Games

Canada's Ryan Cochrane, seen here swimming to a gold medal in the men's 1,500-metre freestyle final, believes he made the right decision attending the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Ryan Cochrane, Opinion

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Suria

Aussies upstaged in pool, Jamaica reign...

England achieved a stunning victory over Australia in the men's 4x100m relay on the final day of swimming at the Commonwealth Games on Tuesday, while Jamaica dominated on the track.

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Related Topix: Sports, Adam Brown, Chris Walker-Hebborn, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, James Magnussen, Ryan Cochrane, Lauren Boyle, Daniel Tranter

The Winnipeg Free Press

Canadian swimmer Ryan Cochrane wins second gold medal at Commonwealth Games

The decorated Canadian swimmer was focused on graduating from university before ramping things up again for next summer's Pan American Games ahead of what will be his final Olympics in 2016.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Ryan Cochrane, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Nathan Gafuik, Olympic Gymnastics, Tera Van Beilen

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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