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2014 Paralympic Winter Games - Day 3

Winter Paralympic medallists join the National Paralympic Day line-up with one month to go

With just one month to go until National Paralympic Day 2014, Britain’s most successful winter Paralympians Jade Etherington and Caroline Powell and one of Britain’s first ever winter gold medallists Charlotte Evans have joined the line-up of Paralympic stars set to be part of the celebrations on Saturday August 30.

The successful skiers will be part of the ‘meet the athletes’ part of the day at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, so that members of the public can get autographs and have their photos taken with their Paralympic heroes.

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Special Olympics GB athletes to represent country at European Summer Games

A team of 49 athletes from across Great Britain – listed below – has been chosen to represent the country at the Special Olympics European Summer Games in Antwerp this September. Tomorrow (Saturday 26th July) marks 50 days until the start of the Games. The GB team will set off on Eurostar from London St Pancras International to Belgium on Tuesday 9th September.

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