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Rio Olympics 2016

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  • Scottish Swimming: Four Scots named in ParalympicsGB swimming team for Rio 2016


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    Archived date: 2016-08-17 http://www.scottishswimming.com/news-events/news/2016/05/four-scots-named-in-paralympicsgb-swimming-team-for-rio-2016.aspx
  • 'He got robbed': boxer Gary Russell's father claims Olympic bout was rigged


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    Archived date: 2016-08-18 https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2016/aug/16/gary-antuanne-russell-boxing-fixing-allegations-rio-olympics
  • 10 most outrageously sexist moments of the Rio Olympics so far


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    Archived date: 2016-08-18 http://indy100.independent.co.uk/article/the-10-most-outrageously-sexist-moments-of-the-rio-olympics-so-far--Zkr5c2rXDW
  • All News Is Good (by John Callanan)


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    Archived date: 2016-08-20 http://allnews.greyisgood.eu/
  • Alphr: Twitter is losing its cool over the eGames at the Rio 2016 Olympics


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    Archived date: 2016-08-17 http://www.alphr.com/games/1003134/twitter-is-losing-its-cool-over-the-egames-at-the-rio-2016-olympics
  • BBC News: Who, What, Why: Why is it Team GB, not Team UK?


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    Archived date: 2017-08-23 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-37058920/
  • BBC World Service Radio


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    Archived date: 2016-08-18 http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldserviceradio/
  • BBC: North Korean athlete selfie: What happens next?


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    Archived date: 2016-08-12 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-37030696/
  • BBC: Olympics Sports News - Arabic


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    Archived date: 2016-08-05 http://www.bbc.com/arabic/indepth/sport_olympics_cluster_page/
  • BBC: Rio 2016 on the BBC


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    Archived date: 2016-06-03 http://www.bbc.co.uk/mediacentre/mediapacks/rio
  • BBC: Rio Paralympics 2016: An A-Z of Paralympic sport classifications


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    Archived date: 2016-09-20 http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/disability-sport/18934366/
  • BBC: Rio Paralympics 2016: Iranian Para-cyclist dies after crash


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    Archived date: 2016-09-20 http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/disability-sport/37398333/
  • BBC: Sport Rio 2016


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    Archived date: 2016-07-30 http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/rio-2016/
  • BBC: Video game Olympics announced for Rio


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    Archived date: 2016-08-17 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35987839/
  • BBC: Which countries will get the most Olympic medals?


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    Archived date: 2016-08-16 http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00wpfyc/
  • Beth Potter (@beth_potter) on Twitter


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    Archived date: 2022-08-05 https://twitter.com/beth_potter/
  • Bradley Wiggins faces a fight for his reputation in wake of Wada hack


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    Archived date: 2016-09-20 https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2016/sep/18/bradley-wiggins-world-anti-doping-agency-hackers-russian-leak
  • Career options and routes into the sports industry – live chat


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    Archived date: 2016-08-12 https://www.theguardian.com/careers/2016/aug/07/career-options-and-routes-into-the-sports-industry-live-chat?CMP=share_btn_tw
  • Charlotte Dobson (@charlottegbr) on Twitter


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    Archived date: 2016-08-27 https://twitter.com/charlottegbr/
  • Chris O'Hare (chrisohare1500) on Twitter


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    Archived date: 2016-08-26 https://twitter.com/chrisohare1500/
  • Courier, The: Perth swimmer selected for Rio Olympics


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    Archived date: 2016-08-13 https://www.thecourier.co.uk/fp/sport/other-sports/158577/perth-swimmer-selected-rio-olympics/
  • David Weir calls for tougher measures to rid disability sport of drug cheats


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    Archived date: 2016-08-26 https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2016/aug/24/david-weir-paralympics-drugs-in-sport-rio
  • Design and the Rio 2016 Olympics


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    Archived date: 2016-09-15 https://researchbeyondborders.wordpress.com/2016/09/08/design-and-the-rio-2016-olympics/
  • Digging up Helen Skelton's teenage topless pictures is a gross and disturbing invasion of privacy


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    Archived date: 2016-08-17 http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/digging-helen-skeltons-teenage-topless-pictures-gross-disturbing-invasion-privacy-1576141
  • Disability NI: Paralympian Profile - Claire Taggart


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    Archived date: 2016-09-14 http://dsni.co.uk/news/paralympian-profile-claire-taggart?utm_content=bufferf0df5&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer
  • Ex-USA Gymnastics doctor accused of sexually assaulting a former Olympian


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    Archived date: 2016-09-20 https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2016/sep/13/usa-gymnastics-sexual-assault-allegations-team-doctor
  • Fiona Pennie (@FionaPennie) on Twitter


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    Archived date: 2016-08-27 https://twitter.com/FionaPennie/
  • Geraint Thomas


    Archived date: 2016-08-09 http://www.geraintthomas.com/
  • Golwg 360 : Chwaraeon eraill


    Archived date: 2016-08-09 http://golwg360.cymru/chwaraeon/chwaraeon-eraill
  • Guardian, The: Andy Murray slaps down John Inverdale's claim he was first with two tennis golds


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    Archived date: 2016-08-18 https://www.theguardian.com/media/2016/aug/15/andy-murray-john-inverdale-olympic-tennis-bbc-williams?CMP=fb_gu/
  • Guardian, The: Rio 2016: amid the politics Olympics were a kaleidoscopic fortnight of sport


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    Archived date: 2017-01-25 https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2016/dec/27/rio-2016-amid-politics-olympics-kaleidoscope-fortnight-of-sport?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other
  • Guardian, The: Ryan Lochte made up robbery story after Rio gas station altercation – reports


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    Archived date: 2016-08-19 https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2016/aug/18/ryan-lochte-us-swimmers-robbery-rio-gas-station?CMP=twt_gu
  • Guardian, The: Three things that need to happen before I defend men from Olympic sexism


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    Archived date: 2016-08-18 https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/aug/16/olympics-women-sexism?CMP=share_btn_fb
  • Guardian, The: US Olympic committee will not investigate gymnastics 'sexual abuse'


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    Archived date: 2016-09-20 https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2016/aug/05/us-olympic-committee-gymnastics-sexual-abuse
  • Guardian, The: the hotly contested Olympic medal table of sexism


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    Archived date: 2016-08-24 https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/womens-blog/2016/aug/22/the-hotly-contested-olympic-medal-table-of-sexism?CMP=share_btn_fb
  • Guardian, the: Rio 2016: Olympic boxing tournament hit by corruption allegations


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    Archived date: 2016-08-18 https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2016/aug/01/rio-2016-olympics-boxing-corruption-allegations
  • Guardian, the: Russian hackers expected to leak names of another 48 British Olympians with TUEs


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    Archived date: 2016-09-20 https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2016/sep/15/fancy-bears-leak-british-olympians-48-tues
  • Helen Jenkins


    Archived date: 2016-08-09 http://www.helenjenkins.co.uk/
  • How do you make the Olympics pay? Fudge the figures


    Archived date: 2016-07-01 http://timharford.com/2016/06/how-do-you-make-the-olympics-pay-fudge-the-figures/
  • How to talk about female Olympians without being a regressive creep – a handy guide


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    Archived date: 2016-08-18 https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/aug/09/female-olympians-guide-gaffes-athletes-sports-makeup-shorts-marital-status-lindy-west
  • Huffington Post, The: Olympic Medal Table: An Independent Scotland Would Come 35th, Not 13th, At 2016 Rio Games


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    Archived date: 2016-08-19 http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/olympics-medal-table-independent-scot_uk_57b33a3be4b0730aab64b81a
  • If Ryan Lochte misled us about armed robbery, how can we trust any man who says he is a victim of theft?


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    Archived date: 2016-09-15 http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/rio-2016-ryan-lochte-armed-robbery-trust-women-rape-false-accusation-a7199646.html
  • In Rio, as in Britain, disability rights are under attack again


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    Archived date: 2016-08-26 https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/aug/25/london-rio-paralympics-legacy-disabled-cuts
  • Independent, The: Rio 2016: Thousands of Olympic volunteers quit over 'long hours and lack of food'


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    Archived date: 2016-08-19 http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/olympics/rio-2016-thousands-of-olympic-volunteers-quit-over-long-hours-and-lack-of-food-a7194776.html
  • Inside the Rings - Left Spike Fanzine


    Archived date: 2016-08-12 http://leftspikefanzine.com/inside-the-rings/
  • International Internet Preservation Consortium Blog: 2016 Rio Games Collection – How to Get Involved!


    Archived date: 2016-08-25 https://netpreserveblog.wordpress.com/2016/06/27/2016-rio-games-collection-how-to-get-involved/
  • International Internet Preservation Consortium Blog: On Your Marks, Get Set, Go!


    Archived date: 2016-08-25 https://netpreserveblog.wordpress.com/2016/07/28/on-your-marks-get-set-go/
  • Jen McIntosh (JenMac600) on Twitter


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    Archived date: 2016-08-27 https://twitter.com/JenMac600/
  • Kirsty Gilmour (KirstyGilmourr) on Twitter


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    Archived date: 2022-08-05 https://twitter.com/KirstyGilmourr/