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Vanadzor

. FC Lori Vanadzor founded in 1936, is one of the oldest football clubs in Armenia. AFter the independence of Armenia, the team had represented the city in the domestic competitions between 1991 and 2006, when it was dissolved due to financial difficulties. The largest sports venue in the city is the Lori Stadium with a capacity of 5,000 seats. It is mainly used for football matches. A renovation plan was scheduled in order to redevelop the stadium to meet the requirements of the UEFA. FFA President’s cognitive visit to Vanadzor Other popular sports in the city include: handball (team handball), footsal and volleyball. The city is home to many sport schools for swimming, athletics, weightlifting, chess, gymnastics, table tennis and badminton. Notable people thumb Vanadzor Palace of Culture named after Charles Aznavour (File:Vanadzor-buildings1.jpg) *Stepan Zoryan, promeninet Armenian writer of the 20th century *Suren Aghababyan, Soviet Armenian literary critic and Doctor of Philology *Artavazd Peleshyan, director, film-maker *Shavarsh Karapetyan, Soviet Armenian finswimmer *Eduard Nalbandyan, current minister of foreign affairs *Sergei Alifirenko, Olympic gold-medalist pistol shooter *Tigran Sargsyan, current Prime Minister of Armenia *Stepan Sarkisyan, freestyle wrestling (amateur wrestling) Olympic silver-medalist *Gor Mkhitarian, Armenian rock-musician and singer *Vic Darchinyan, Armenian professional boxer, three-division world champion *Roman Mitichyan, Armenian-American professional mixed martial artist, actor and stuntman *Nareh Arghamanyan, Armenian pianist, winner of the 2008 Montreal International Musical Competition International relations thumb Vanadzor city hall (File:Vanadzor city hall, Armenia.jpg) Wikipedia:Vanadzor Dmoz:Regional Asia Armenia Lori Localities Vanadzor Commons:Category:Vanadzor


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of Browns fans is the ''Browns Backers Worldwide'' (BBW). The organization has approximately 94,208 members and is considered the largest sports-fan organization in the USA. Browns Backers clubs can be found in every major city


Vaughan

(2002) Sports * Vaughan is home to the Ontario Soccer Association. The OSA is the largest sports organization in Canada, with over 500,000 registered players. It is also home to the Canadian Soccer Hall of Fame and Museum. * Woodbridge Softball Association * Italia Shooters - Canadian Soccer League 2006 Champions * Toronto Canada Moose - a Tier II Junior "A" ice hockey. They are a part of the Greater Metro Junior 'A' Hockey League (GMHL). * Vaughan Vipers - a Tier II Junior "A" ice hockey team. They are a part of the Ontario Provincial Junior A Hockey League. * Vaughan Flames - a top level women's ice hockey team. They are members of the Canadian Women's Hockey League. * Vaughan Panthers - GTHL hockey team * Vaughan Rangers - member organization of the GTHL (Greater Toronto Hockey League), operates junior hockey programs. * Vaughan Kings - GTHL hockey team * Vaughan Azzuri - OSA soccer (football) team * Vaughan Vikings - YSBA baseball team *Vaughan Rebels - AAA football team * CVHA - City of Vaughan Hockey Association * VWSSL- World Series Slo-Pitch League vwssl.com In film Kleinburg is home to the Cinespace Film Studios, a centre for television and motion picture production. Several famous movie stars are often spotted around Kleinburg, making it a popular tourist gawker attraction. The popular children's TV show The Forest Rangers, starring Gordon Pinsent, was filmed here between 1963 and 1965. In 2006, the movie The Sentinel (The Sentinel (2006 film)) was filmed at the McMichael Art Gallery. Media * Vaughan Citizen *City Life Magazine *Dolce Vita Magazine See also


Bangui

schools. Since 1981, the University Library has been located in a separate building that houses its science, literature, and law collections. WikiPedia:Bangui Commons:Category:Bangui


Columbia, Missouri

football championships, now held in St. Louis (taking advantage of the climate-controlled atmosphere of the Edward Jones Dome). It is the second largest sports facility by capacity in the state of Missouri, second to Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City. The University of Missouri System is Missouri's state university system providing centralized administration for four universities, a health care system, an extension program, five research and technology parks, and a publishing press. More than 64,000 students are currently enrolled at its four campuses. '''Nischelle Turner''' is an entertainment & lifestyle reporter for KNBC in Los Angeles. She was a general assignment reporter for KTTV FOX 11 from 2004 and to October 2, 2008 and worked as a sideline reporter for FOX's Sunday NFL broadcasts, and did segments for a show called Dailies. (1 March 2010). Sports Media Dream Girl Nischelle Turner, Vizage magazine Prior to KTTV, she worked for WEHT, the ABC (American Broadcasting Company) affiliate in Evansville, Indiana and for WVUE, the FOX (Fox Broadcasting Company) Affiliate in New Orleans. She is a native of Columbia, Missouri . She attended the University of Missouri, and graduated from its Journalism school. She will be working with either analyst Kurt Warner or Torry Holt and either play-by-play Chris Myers or Chris Rose. '''MUTV''' is an American student university Student television station channel that originates on the campus the University of Missouri in Columbia (Columbia, Missouri). The station airs original student programming in addition to recently released major motion pictures. MUTV airs to the campus on channel 23, though its programming is also simulcast to local cable TV subscribers (see below). The station is funded by the student government and gives undergraduate students a chance to gain experience before entering their journalism sequence (Missouri School of Journalism#Undergraduate Sequences). MUTV programming can also be seen on all Mediacom Public-access television cable systems throughout the Columbia (Columbia, Missouri)-Jefferson City (Jefferson City, Missouri) market (media market) on cable channel 20, Tuesdays 9:00-10:00 p.m., Wednesdays at 12:00 midnight-1:00 a.m., Thursdays 5:00-6:00 p.m., and Saturdays 3:00-4:00 p.m. Legend has it that the high school received this nickname in the 1920s when the football coach L.E. Ziegler was so angry with the way his squad had looked in practice that as an insult he said they looked like a bunch of "Spoofhounds". The players mockingly referred to one another by this insult and the name stuck. In the 1940s, Ziegler became the superintendent of schools for Columbia, Missouri where the mascot is also named for an early 20th century doll—the Kewpies. Marc's Distinctive High School Mascot Collection Retrieved October 26, 2006 Maryville's mascot has evolved over the years from a lovable buffoon "Spoofy" to a snarling "Hound." As of 2009, no other academic institution or sports club had adopted the nickname.


Niagara Falls, Ontario

http: www.clevelandbrowns.com fans backers title Cleveland Browns publisher Clevelandbrowns.com date accessdate 2011-01-17 and is considered the largest sports-fan organization in the USA. Browns Backers clubs can be found in every major city in the United States, and in a number of military bases throughout the world, with the largest club being in Phoenix (Phoenix, Arizona), Arizona


La Paz

. It is the country's largest sports complex with a capacity of 42,000 seated spectators (List of association football stadiums by capacity#Bolivia) and is named after Hernando Siles Reyes, the 31st President of Bolivia (1926–1930). The stadium is located in the Miraflores borough of La Paz, at an altitude of 3,637 metres (11,932 feet) above sea level, making it one of the highest professional stadiums in the world. The Stadium was opened in 1931 with a match between The Strongest and its classic rival, Universitario, with The Strongest winning 4–1. It is the home ground of three Bolivian league football clubs, Club Bolivar, The Strongest and La Paz F.C.. goals1 Etcheverry (Marco Etcheverry) Commons:Category:La Paz Wikipedia:La Paz, Bolivia


Aleppo

tennis and swimming (swimming (sport)). With a capacity of 75,000 spectators, the Aleppo International Stadium is the largest sports venue in Syria. WikiPedia:Aleppo commons:Aleppo


North Rhine-Westphalia

largest

sports club in Germany. Other activities offered by the club include basketball, handball (team handball), and track and field. Geography Uslar lies close to the borders of Hesse and North Rhine-Westphalia. Hanover is 110 km to the north, Hesse's biggest city Frankfurt am Main is 240 km to the south, and Berlin is 350 km to northeast. '''Neuss''' ( Commons:Category:North Rhine-Westphalia Dmoz:Regional Europe Germany States North Rhine-Westphalia Wikipedia:North Rhine-Westphalia


Helsinki

the largest of sports arenas met the partygoers' needs. In 1999 they rented the largest sports arena in the country, Hartwall Areena in Helsinki, with over 5000 visitors and 3500 computers on the ice rink. In his book '''''HimEros''''' written as a dialogue, Socrates’ wife Xanthippe relates to the Helsinkian what happened to Socrates in Hades, how Socrates decided to escape from Hades and go to study philosophy at the University of Helsinki, and how he was arrested, sentenced to death and executed as a result of a three-day conversation with the philosophers of the University. Xanthippe also transmits Socrates’ dialogue with the university teachers of philosophy Cyborg (Stephen Hawking), Pope (John Paul II (Pope John Paul II)), Unabomber (Theodore Kaczynski) and Madonna (Madonna (Madonna (entertainer)) Ciccone). Agnes's first name was revealed in the seventh season (The Simpsons (season 7)) episode "Bart the Fink". Richmond, p. 196 Before that, the character was known as "Mrs. Skinner". In the beginning of the series, the writers made several references to Agnes and Seymour's relationship being similar to that of Norman Bates and his mother's in the film ''Psycho (Psycho (1960 film))''. Jean, Al (2003). Easter egg commentary for "Separate Vocations", in ''The Simpsons: The Complete Third Season'' DVD . 20th Century Fox. In "Boy Meets Curl," it is revealed that some of Agnes' resentment to Seymour may have derived from even before Seymour was born — during the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Agnes competed in the pole vaulting event while 9-months pregnant. When Seymour makes his first kick, he hits the bar, thus, making Agnes lose and subsequently crushing her dreams. "Boy Meets Curl," first aired February 14, 2010 However, this would contradict the earlier episode when it is revealed that Seymour isn't her birth son. birth_date 18 November 1832 birth_place Helsinki, Finland (Grand Duchy of Finland) death_date Commons:Category:Helsinki Wikipedia:Helsinki Dmoz:Regional Europe Finland Southern Finland Localities Helsinki


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