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


Viewable only on Library premises Article about the selection of Scottish swimmers Andrew M... 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


Viewable only on Library premises An American fighter loses on split decision in quarter-fi... 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


Viewable only on Library premises Many things have shocked us about the Rio Olympics - such... 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)


Viewable only on Library premises British based artist John Callanan's exhibition of front ... Archived date: 2016-08-20 http://allnews.greyisgood.eu/

Alphr: Twitter is losing its cool over the eGames at the Rio 2016 Olympics


Viewable only on Library premises eSports fans on Twitter aren't happy that the UK is backi... 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?


Viewable only on Library premises This article highlights a debate that resurfaced just bef... Archived date: 2017-08-23 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-37058920/

BBC World Service Radio


Viewable only on Library premises Radio coverage with various interviews related to Rio 2016 Archived date: 2016-08-18 http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldserviceradio/

BBC: North Korean athlete selfie: What happens next?


Viewable only on Library premises Pictures of a North and South Korean gymnast taking a sel... Archived date: 2016-08-12 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-37030696/

BBC: Olympics Sports News - Arabic


Viewable only on Library premises The BBC Olympics sports news home page in Arabic. Archived date: 2016-08-05 http://www.bbc.com/arabic/indepth/sport_olympics_cluster_page/

BBC: Rio 2016 on the BBC


Viewable only on Library premises BBC press release of what coverage to expect during the R... Archived date: 2016-06-03 http://www.bbc.co.uk/mediacentre/mediapacks/rio

BBC: Rio Paralympics 2016: An A-Z of Paralympic sport classifications


The 2016 Paralympics in Rio involves 22 sports but not al... Archived date: 2016-09-20 http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/disability-sport/18934366/

BBC: Rio Paralympics 2016: Iranian Para-cyclist dies after crash


An Iranian Para-cyclist died after a crash during the men... Archived date: 2016-09-20 http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/disability-sport/37398333/

BBC: Sport Rio 2016


The BBC news coverage of Rio 2016 Archived date: 2016-07-30 http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/rio-2016/

BBC: Video game Olympics announced for Rio


Viewable only on Library premises A new eGames international gaming tournament will make it... Archived date: 2016-08-17 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35987839/

BBC: Which countries will get the most Olympic medals?


Viewable only on Library premises Professor Meghan Busse from the Kellogg School of Managem... Archived date: 2016-08-16 http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00wpfyc/

Beth Potter (@beth_potter) on Twitter


Viewable only on Library premises Archived date: 2016-08-26 https://twitter.com/beth_potter/

Bradley Wiggins faces a fight for his reputation in wake of Wada hack


Viewable only on Library premises Questions surround Tour de France winner and British Olym... 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


Viewable only on Library premises An advice panel brought together for a live chat on carvi... 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


Viewable only on Library premises Twitter profile of athlete and sailor Charlotte Dobson. Archived date: 2016-08-27 https://twitter.com/charlottegbr/

Chris O'Hare (chrisohare1500) on Twitter


Viewable only on Library premises The twitter profile of runner Chris O'Hare. Archived date: 2016-08-26 https://twitter.com/chrisohare1500/

Courier, The: Perth swimmer selected for Rio Olympics


Viewable only on Library premises Local news article about Perthshire swimmers selected for... 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


Viewable only on Library premises British Paralympian says testing needs to be ‘more thorou... 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


Viewable only on Library premises Research Beyond Borders is an online resource specificall... 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


Viewable only on Library premises Photographs reportedly showing BBC Olympics presenter Hel... 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


Viewable only on Library premises Claire Taggart, from Larne, will be competing in her firs... 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


Viewable only on Library premises A lawsuit alleges that Dr Larry Nassar ‘sexually groomed ... 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


Viewable only on Library premises The twitter profile of Fiona Pennie, canoe slalom athlete. Archived date: 2016-08-27 https://twitter.com/FionaPennie/

Geraint Thomas


Web site for Geraint Thomas; a British cyclist and rider ... 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


Viewable only on Library premises BBC host was criticised after he praised Scot for becomin... 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


Viewable only on Library premises An article written by Andy Bull on Tuesday 27 December 2016. 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


Viewable only on Library premises US Olympic swimmer’s three companions to be questioned by... 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


Viewable only on Library premises A response to internet commentators complain about ‘horny... 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'


Viewable only on Library premises Report says officials failed to alert authorities to clai... 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


Viewable only on Library premises Female competitors were treated to a welter of irrelevant... 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


Viewable only on Library premises Judges and referees alleged to be involved in manipulatin... 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


Viewable only on Library premises British Olympic Association bracing itself as UK Anti-Dop... Archived date: 2016-09-20 https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2016/sep/15/fancy-bears-leak-british-olympians-48-tues

Helen Jenkins


Helen Jenkins is a Welsh Triathlete. Archived date: 2016-08-09 http://www.helenjenkins.co.uk/

How do you make the Olympics pay? Fudge the figures


A comment on the economic impact of hosting Olympic Games. 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


Viewable only on Library premises Analysis of the way female athletes are being reported on... 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


Viewable only on Library premises 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?


Viewable only on Library premises An article comparing how men and women are treated differ... 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


Viewable only on Library premises In 2012 Paralympians were hailed as heroes. Now they face... 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'


Viewable only on Library premises Only 35,000 of the Games' 50,000 volunteers are reportedl... 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


The Olympic commentary on this athletics 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!


A blog post on how members of the public can 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!


A blog post about the IIPC Rio 2016 web archive collectio... Archived date: 2016-08-25 https://netpreserveblog.wordpress.com/2016/07/28/on-your-marks-get-set-go/

Jen McIntosh (JenMac600) on Twitter


Viewable only on Library premises The official twitter profile of rifle shooter Jen McIntosh. Archived date: 2016-08-27 https://twitter.com/JenMac600/

Kirsty Gilmour (KirstyGilmourr) on Twitter


Viewable only on Library premises The twitter profile of badminton player Kirsty Gilmour. Archived date: 2016-08-26 https://twitter.com/KirstyGilmourr/

Lennie Waite » Blog


Viewable only on Library premises Archived date: 2017-11-25 http://www.lenniewaite.com/blog/