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The amazing tale of Wales' very first female Olympic gold medallist

The grandson of Wales' first female Olympic gold medallist has shared his precious memories of the sporting great as part of a special online archive.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

This is The West Country

Jade makes golden visit to Entertainment Centre

OLYMPIC gold medallist Jade Jones took time out from her busy training schedule to meet staff and customers at Sunspot Family Entertainment Centre in Burnham.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Flintshire Standard

"Gang of thugs" attack Jade Jones' dad at Flint pub

THE family of Olympic gold medallist Jade Jones has been subjected to a campaign of violence and threats, with the taekwondo star's father being beaten up in a pub.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Taekwondo champ, 12, to get taste of Olympic training

Priscilla Ahra Jo, the 12-year-old taekwondo champion out of Clovis, does a sidekick during the poomsae competition at the Korea International Open earlier this month.The eighth-grader at Alta Sierra Intermediate in Clovis won the USA Taekwondo National Championships in her division and will train with the U.S. national team for one week at the ... (more)

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The China Post

Taiwan excels at taekwondo championships

The Chinese Taipei youth taekwondo team was received by a cheering crowd at the airport after returning home with two gold and two bronze medals at the first ever Cadet Taekwondo Championship.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Newsday

Team England poster appears in Wales

Commonwealth Games backers are investigating how a poster declaring "Proud to support Team England" appeared at a bus shelter in Wales.

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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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