Rio Olympics 2016

One Day At A Time Sweet Jesus
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One Day At A Time Sweet Jesus

Oi from Rio Olympic Games Village. I just thought we took a different mode and do a couple of in-depth features begi...

Team Fiji In Rio
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Team Fiji In Rio

We’re there! The first batch of Team Fiji arrived in Rio de Janeiro yesterday ahead of the 2016 Rio Olympics openi...

Building Up To Game Day
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Building Up To Game Day

Oi from Rio Olympic Games Village. More teams arrived today into the village. The Marshall Islands arrived during lu...

Even In Chile The Boys Know Who Our Players Are
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Even In Chile The Boys Know Who Our Players Are

Team Fiji sevens had a great day with a gym session and then a training run at last for the men. The men and women c...

In Good Hands With Farmer
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In Good Hands With Farmer

Fijian chef de mission Cathy Wong believes Team Fiji is in good hands with their “NOC attache” Archie Watts Farm...

UP THE ANDES
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UP THE ANDES

  After three days of solid training, it was all tools down for our Team Fiji women’s rugby sevens team as th...

Yasawa Flyer Set For Rio 7s Debut
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Yasawa Flyer Set For Rio 7s Debut

  Team Fiji women’s rugby sevens rep and Fiji Corrections Service officer, Raijeli Daveua is ready to make he...

Watch Your Diet
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Watch Your Diet

  Fitness will not be a problem for our Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens team at next week’s Olympic Games in R...

54 Athletes, 32 Officials For Rio Olympics
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54 Athletes, 32 Officials For Rio Olympics

  The remaining Team Fiji memebers of 19 athletes and officials departed our shores for Rio de Janeiro, Brazil ...

Copeland To Use God Given Talent
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Copeland To Use God Given Talent

  Champion javelin thrower and Pacific Games gold medalist Leslie Copeland is hoping to make the finals of the ...

Matelita’s Mum To Watch From Pool Side
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Matelita’s Mum To Watch From Pool Side

  Team Fiji’s lone female swimmer to the Rio Olympics Matelita Buadromo is going to have two of her biggest s...

Military Escort For Our Footballers
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Military Escort For Our Footballers

  Our Team Fiji men’s football team were given military escort to their hotel when they arrived in Salvador, ...

Oceania Athletes Test Games Facilities
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Oceania Athletes Test Games Facilities

  Oi from Rio Olympic Games Village. It’s Thursday evening here and Friday for you in the Pacific. Today has ...

Settling In
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Settling In

Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens team had a light training session in Santiago, Chile, yesterday. The Osea Kolinisau c...

Catch Me  If You Can
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Catch Me If You Can

The Team Fiji women’s rugby sevens team have been working hard ever since they got into Santiago, Chile, as they p...

South  Africans Wary Of Our Men
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South Africans Wary Of Our Men

South Africa sevens captain Kyle Brown has admitted that the Fijians are their biggest threat to winning the gold me...

IOC Boss Mingles With Athletes, Officials At Games Village
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IOC Boss Mingles With Athletes, Officials At Games Village

Oi from the Rio Olympic Games Village! I mentioned in my last report that International Olympic Committee (IOC) pres...

Safe Arrival -Final Phase Of Preparation Before We Head To Rio
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Safe Arrival -Final Phase Of Preparation Before We Head To Rio

Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens team arrived in Santiago, Chile, early morning. The Fiji Rugby Union media officer Ta...

Bolaibau Dares To Take On Any Challenge
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Bolaibau Dares To Take On Any Challenge

Epeli Asaisea Bolaibau believes that positive results could only be attained if you are willing to take on any chall...

Shop N Save Backs Our Rio Athletes
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Shop N Save Backs Our Rio Athletes

The three Athletics Fiji athletes that are going to participate at next month’s Olympic Games and Rio Paralympics ...

Goulding: Family Brings Strength
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Goulding: Family Brings Strength

Athletics Fiji’s javelin coach James Goulding believes family provides a different strength to an athlete especial...

Tuwai Wishes Brother Well
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Tuwai Wishes Brother Well

  Injured Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens forward Pio Tuwai wished his brother Josua Tuisova well as the team fl...

Mum Flies In From NZ To Farewell Son
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Mum Flies In From NZ To Farewell Son

  The mother of Team Fiji men’s football midfielder, Joseph Turagabeci was among the proud parents who were a...

Waranaivalu: We’re There To Learn
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Waranaivalu: We’re There To Learn

To play in the Olympics and rub shoulders with the world’s top players is what Team Fiji men’s footballer, Tevit...

Our Top Sports Team For Rio
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Our Top Sports Team For Rio

These two outstanding sports journalists are heading to Brazil to cover the Rio Olympics for the Fiji Sun and our ma...

Korean Comments Inspire Roy
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Korean Comments Inspire Roy

  The Korean national soccer team’s intention to treat the game against Fiji as a warm up match at the Rio Ol...

Shooting For Glory
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Shooting For Glory

  Archer Robert Elder is excited and at the same time wary of the competition he will be up against ahead of th...

Korean Comments Inspire Roy
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Korean Comments Inspire Roy

  The Korean national soccer team’s intention to treat the game against Fiji as a warm up match at the Rio Ol...

Our Top Sports Team For Rio
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Our Top Sports Team For Rio

These two outstanding sports journalists are heading to Brazil to cover the Rio Olympics for the Fiji Sun and our ma...

Be Real: Farina Tells Fans
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Be Real: Farina Tells Fans

The head coach of Team Fiji men’s football team have moved to calm the feverish expectations of fans who believe t...

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