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1. French say 'Non!' to English at 2024 Paris Olympics

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/french-say-non-to-english-at-2024-paris-olympics

In a bold move reminiscent of a linguistic battlefield, French lawmakers have sounded the alarm against the encroachment of English in the upcoming 2024 Paris Olympics. With a resolution adopted on Thursday, the lower house of parliament fired a shot across the bow, urging all involved - from organizers to athletes and journalists - to uphold the French language....

2. Cypriots shine bright as they prepare for Paris 2024

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriots-shine-bright-as-they-prepare-for-paris-2024

In a remarkable display of athletic prowess, Cypriot athletes are making waves across Europe, leaving their mark in various sporting disciplines and raising hopes for a triumphant showing at the Paris 2024 Olympic Games....

3. Limassol marathon: 800 runners from 75 countries

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/limassol-marathon-800-runners-from-75-countries

Deputy Minister of Tourism Costas Koumis hailed the recent OPAP Limassol Marathon as a significant boost for Cyprus, as over 800 runners participated in the event. ...

4. Minister Michaelidou champions women in sports

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/minister-michaelidou-champions-women-in-sports

Our priority is the promotion and participation of women in all aspects of sport, focusing our efforts on cooperation and consultation with relevant bodies......

5. Inspiring opening ceremony for Cyprus Special Olympics in Limassol

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/inspiring-opening-ceremony-for-cyprus-special-olympics-in-limassol

Sunday night's inauguration of the Cyprus Special Olympics at Limassol's historic port brought joy and enthusiasm to 600 individuals with intellectual disabilities from Cyprus, Greece, and Malta. ...

6. Limassol hosts 2nd International Rowing Beach Sprints

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/limassol-hosts-2nd-international-rowing-beach-sprints

The 2nd International Coastal Rowing Beach Sprints Competition is returning to Limassol, the Limassol Nautical Club (LNC) announced. The event is to be held at Malindi Beach in Parekklisia, in Limassol, between April 19 and 21....

7. Nike replaces Adidas as sponsor for German National Football team

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/nike-replaces-adidas-as-sponsor-for-german-national-football-team

Nike has secured a landmark sponsorship deal with the German national football team, ousting Adidas from a partnership that has endured for over half a century, signaling a significant blow to the latter's brand....

8. Paris Olympics rekindles condom tradition in athletes' village

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/paris-olympics-rekindles-condom-tradition-in-athletes-village

As Paris gears up for this summer's Olympic Games, organizers are reinstating a longstanding tradition: distributing condoms in the athletes' village. ...

9. ECOMMBX Teams Up with NBA Sensation Sasha Vezenkov in a Groundbreaking Partnership

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/ecommbx-teams-up-with-nba-sensation-sasha-vezenkov-in-a-groundbreaking-partnership

In an electrifying announcement that has the sports and business worlds abuzz, ECOMMBX is thrilled to unveil NBA star Sasha Vezenkov as its new brand ambassador. This dynamic partnership marks a significant milestone in ECOMMBX's journey, symbolizing an era of unparalleled excitement and growth....

10. Transgender athletes shake up women's volleyball game

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/transgender-athletes-shake-up-women-s-volleyball-game

In a surprising turn of events, a women's college volleyball match in Canada witnessed the participation of five transgender athletes, igniting a heated debate on fairness and safety in sports....

11. Capturing history on the slopes: The 1962 Int'l Ski Championships in Cyprus (Photo Gallery)

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/capturing-history-on-the-slopes-the-1962-int-l-ski-championships-in-cyprus-photo-gallery

Images capturing a moment of normality, a year before the intercommunal riots of 1963, were captured by the camera of 17-year-old Yannis Michaelides from Nicosia....

12. Alphamega riots amplify football strife

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/alphamega-riots-amplify-football-strife

The management of violence in stadiums hinges on the outcomes of the upcoming extraordinary CFA meeting this Friday, prompted by the recent turmoil at ''Alphamega''....

13. Minister Michaelidou unveils ambitious strategy for sports talent development

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/minister-michaelidou-unveils-ambitious-strategy-for-sports-talent-development

All the necessary policies and actions are being adopted to promote talent in sport and to ensure an environment with equal opportunities and equal participation for all,...

14. Veganism: From fringe movement to global phenomenon

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/veganism-from-fringe-movement-to-global-phenomenon

The launch of Burger King's Impossible Whopper in 2019 was a 'pinch me' moment for longtime vegan advocate Toni Vernelli....

15. Honoring excellence at the Bank of Cyprus Man of the Year awards 2023

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/honoring-excellence-at-the-bank-of-cyprus-man-of-the-year-awards-2023

Historian Thucydides stated, ''Excellent are those whose morale is not shaken by calamities, those who show the greatest determination in action.''...

16. World's elite swimmers conquer Oceanman marathon in Ayia Napa

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/world-s-elite-swimmers-conquer-oceanman-marathon-in-ayia-napa

More than 300 athletes from 34 countries participated in the international Oceanman swimming marathon, which was completed at Ayia Napa Marina on Sunday 5 November....

17. Stefanos Psaras claims gold at K1 Kickboxing World Cup in Venice

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/stefanos-psaras-claims-gold-at-k1-kickboxing-world-cup-in-venice

In a gripping display of skill and determination, Stefanos Psaras, a distinguished member of the national team, emerged victorious at the K1 Kickboxing World Cup held in Venice, Italy....

18. Big Lotus stadium welcomes 12,000 athletes for Asian games

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/big-lotus-stadium-welcomes-12-000-athletes-for-asian-games

China’s leader Xi Jinping is to declare the Asian Games open at a lotus-shaped mega stadium in Hangzhou on Saturday....

19. Paris revives Seine swimming after century

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/paris-revives-seine-swimming-after-century

With a year to go to the Olympics, Paris is in the final phase of a historic clean-up which will soon see swimmers and divers back in the River Seine....

20. Cyprus' double triumph: Historic gold in European Athletics and bronze in Olympic sailing

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-double-triumph-historic-gold-in-european-athletics-and-bronze-in-olympic-sailing

Cyprus celebrated a historic gold medal at the European Athletics Under-23 Championships held in Espoo, Finland from July 13 to 16. Elena Kulitsenko, representing Cyprus, delivered an outstanding performance in the women's high jump final, securing the gold with her highest jump at 1.91m....

21. Cypriots shine at Special Olympics World Games in Berlin with eight medals

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriots-shine-at-special-olympics-world-games-in-berlin-with-eight-medals

Cypriots have won eight medals so far at the Special Olympics World Games held in Berlin....

22. Female athletes sue to compete on level playing field

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/female-athletes-sue-to-compete-on-level-playing-field

A federal appeals court on Tuesday questioned whether a group of female track and field athletes in Connecticut has the right to sue over a policy allowing transgender athletes to compete in girls’ athletic events....

23. Cyprus shines with 58 medals and national records in Malta

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-shines-with-58-medals-and-national-records-in-malta

June started off on the right foot for Cypriot athletes participating at the 19th Games of the Small States of Europe, held in Malta. At the same time, Cyprus tops the list of medals with a total of 58 medals....

24. Double triumph at the 19th Games of the Small States of Europe

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/double-triumph-at-the-19th-games-of-the-small-states-of-europe

Cyprus on Monday achieved two victories on the first day of the 19th Games of the Small States of Europe, held in Malta....

25. Cyprus in solidarity with young athletes from Ukraine

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-in-solidarity-with-young-athletes-from-ukraine

About 140 children, athletes from Ukraine, can continue to play sports and train in Cyprus in the framework of the 'Olympic Dream' sports program, with the support of the KEPAKY - Andreas Sofocleous Foundation and the Ukrainian Charitable Foundation 'The future for children'...

26. Davis Cup playoffs return to Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/davis-cup-playoffs-return-to-cyprus

The Cypriot Davis Cup Team will fight in Cyprus for qualification at the European Zone Group B promotion play-offs....

27. Rowing rivalries: Limassol hosts first International Coastal Rowing competition

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/rowing-rivalries-limassol-hosts-first-international-coastal-rowing-competition

Summertime has finally arrived in Limassol, and what better way to kick off the season than with the first annual international coastal rowing competition?...

28. Turkish flag pulled down ahead of event in Paphos

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/turkish-flag-pulled-down-ahead-of-event-in-paphos

A Turkish flag hoisted in Paphos as part of an international cycling event was pulled down within minutes, stirring controversy within the city council and prompting the mayor himself to weigh in...

29. Cyprus first in 2023 trap and skeet international Grand Prix

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-first-in-2023-trap-and-skeet-international-grand-prix

Seven medals in shooting and 7 in trap were secured by Cypriot athletes in the Cyprus Grand Prix 2023 Trap and Skeet international competition, earning them first place in the relevant scoreboard....

30. President: 'Troodos Ski Center can be a jewel for Cyprus'

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/president-troodos-ski-center-can-be-a-jewel-for-cyprus

The Troodos ski center can be a jewel, an attraction and a reference point for Cyprus, President Nicos Anastasiades said on Saturday, at the center's foundation stone laying ceremony....

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