Olympics

UNITED IN 7s
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UNITED IN 7s

  As we countdown to the start of Rio Olympic Games, things have started to work out for the Team Fiji men’s ...

Boxing Coach Remains Positive
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Boxing Coach Remains Positive

  Team Fiji men’s boxing coach Napolean Taumoepeau is confident that welterweight boxer Winston Hill would ha...

Safe, Well, Ready To Play: Datt
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Safe, Well, Ready To Play: Datt

  The Team Fiji men’s football team are safe and are looking forward to their first Olympic Games clash again...

Swimmers Adjust To New Schedules
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Swimmers Adjust To New Schedules

  Team Fiji swimming coach, Sharon Smith is busy trying to work her way around the Olympic Games competition ti...

Kable: Team Fiji Should Do Well
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Kable: Team Fiji Should Do Well

  Team Fiji shooter Glenn Kable is confident that Fiji will do well in the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Kable, who i...

Unpredictability Is Key
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Unpredictability Is Key

  Taking the world’s best sevens team out of the friendly islands (Fiji) has been a master stroke from coache...

Women Strive To Overcome Underdog Tag
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Women Strive To Overcome Underdog Tag

Our Team Fiji women’s rugby sevens team are the underdogs of the Rio Olympic Games women’s rugby competition. Be...

PM, Fans For Rio
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PM, Fans For Rio

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama will be a special guest during Team Fiji’s flag-raising ceremony at the Olympic ...

Win Over Fiji A Plus: Injera
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Win Over Fiji A Plus: Injera

  All-Time top try-scorer in the World Sevens Series and Kenya rugby 7s winger Collins Injera believes their 30...

Happy Birthday, Vatemo
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Happy Birthday, Vatemo

Family and relatives of Team Fiji men’s rugby sevens rep Vatemo Ravouvou gathered to celebrate his birthday at Sau...

S7 Phones For 18,000 Athletes
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S7 Phones For 18,000 Athletes

The 18,000 athletes participating at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games will receive a Samsung S7 Edge phone each. The phone...

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...

Mum Is There For Matelita
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Mum Is There For Matelita

Tipo Buadromo arrived in Rio yesterday to support her daughter Matelita Buadromo who will be participating in the 20...

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...

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