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GolfAdvisor.com Doubles Its Course Reviews to 34,000

GolfAdvisor.com, the most complete online source for golf course ratings, reviews and recommendations by golfers, for golfers, recently more than doubled the number of courses featured on the site since it officially launched in January.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

CKNW News Talk 980

Toronto to host the 'Who Cares' Games

If you are the City of Toronto and surrounding areas right now, you have to be getting just a little nervous about the upcoming Pan-Am Games in 2015.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Olympic Field Hockey, Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

OregonLive.com

Steve Prefontaine, Kevin Love, others in Oregon's Greatest Athlete Round of 32 Day 4

Voting concludes today in the Round of 32 in our quest to name Oregon's Greatest Athlete of All Time.

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Related Topix: Olympic Track And Field, Summer Olympic, Olympic Baseball, Sports, Olympics, More Sports, Golf, PGA Golf, Oregon High School Sports, High School Sports

Pridesource.com

Michigan Goes To Ohio

The Ninth Gay Games will be coming to the Great Lakes this August with the Cleveland Gay Games.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Olympic Track And Field, Sports, Olympics, Swimming, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

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Olympians motivate field hockey players Stars appear at camp to give tips, advice.

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Related Topix: Sports, Julia Reinprecht, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Hockey, Ice Hockey, Olympic Field Hockey, Winter Sports, Olympic Winter Games

Billboard

Telemundo Will Produce a Spanish-Language American Music Awards in 2015

Bulking up on live special events, the Spanish-language broadcaster Telemundo has secured licensing rights from Dick Clark Productions to produce a Spanish-language version of the American Music Awards for fall 2015.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic

Queerty

The 8 Hottest Men To Pose Nude For Europe's Best Gay Magazines

It's much easier to get a European man out of his underwear than it is to get an American man out of his shirt, but that doesn't necessarily make the job of Europe's finest gay magazines any easier when it comes to disrobing the globe's hottest celebrities between their pages.

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Related Topix: Olympic Diving, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Tom Daley

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Campbell Reporter

8 named to Stanford hall of fame

Golfer Noteh Begay III, Super Bowl winner Toi Cook and former major-league baseball player and manager A.J. Hinch were among eight named to the Stanford Athletics Hall of Fame on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Diego, Sports, Olympics, Nicole Barnhart, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, Olympic Synchronized Swimming, Swimming

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Los Angeles Times

L.A. Summer Games were a risk that is still paying off

The legacy of the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles continues to live on in the local community.

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

Digital Game Developer

Olympic Legends Join L.A. Leaders To Celebrate Ferraro Fields Renewal ...

More than 35,000 youth in local soccer programs live within minutes of the site, and are expected to benefit from the brand-new synthetic turf fields, updated lighting, improved parking, concessions and more.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

World Soccer

The origins of United States' love affair with Real Madrid

In the United States, it is not uncommon to find a Bale or Ronaldo jersey at a local field any day of the week, stressing American's admiration of both players and Los Blancos.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic

The New Zealand Herald

A balancing act

Olympic gymnast David Phillips is humble about his extraordinary achievements, saying simply, "I was good enough, anyway."

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Olympic Rhythmic Gymnastics, Olympic Trampoline, Sports, Olympics, Olympic Gymnastics, Summer Olympics, Louis Smith

Buenos Aires Herald

Learning from hockey

I went straight from the Field Hockey World Cups in June to watching soccer's World Cup which ended this month.

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Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Field Hockey

Maple Ridge News

Nothing about game is 'beautiful'

Once it reaches house league and rep team levels, adult egos and winning-at-all-cost attitudes replace the exuberance and sheer joy expressed by youngsters who simply love to participate.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Island Packet

99-year-old Olympic gold medalist, former world record holder dies

It was a chance to serve her country; a duty, that, according to her daughter Judy Player, she was proud of.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Olympic Baseball, Sports, Olympics, Swimming

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Reuters

UPDATE 1-German lawmakers raise doubts about Russia hosting soccer World Cup

Several senior German lawmakers have raised the possibility of stripping Russia of its right to host the 2018 World Cup and the national soccer federation said it was very worried about events following the downing of a passenger plane over Ukraine.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Kinston Free Press

Kid Olympics: A friendly day of competition

The next summer Olympic games might not be until 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, but children in Kinston will get a chance Saturday to take part in the first-ever Kid Olympics at Emma Webb Park.

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The Toronto Star

Markham Pan Am facility nears completion as 'sport destination'

Pan Am CEO Saad Rafi, during a tour of the Markham Pan Am Centre on Tuesday, says the facility will be ready "10 to 11 months before the games come."

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Table Tennis, Olympic Softball, Olympic Winter Games, Olympic Synchronized Swimming

Brandon Sun

Canada's flag bearer Nattrass will soak up every moment of opening ceremonies

When Susan Nattrass walks into a competition venue these days, she pauses to take a good look around, and composes a mental picture.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Olympic Field Hockey, Sports, Olympics, Olympic Shooting, Summer Olympics

EKathimerini

Athens, the Marathon capital of the world for good

Paco Borao, the man who restored Athens as the Marathon capital of the world with the establishment at the Olympic Sports Center of the headquarters of the International Association of Marathon and Long-Distance Races that he presides over, tells Kathimerini a few weeks after his reelection at the helm of the global Marathon movement that the seat ... (more)

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Related Topix: Outdoor Recreation, Marathon, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics

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Olympic Medal Count

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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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