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ParalympicsGB star lights up Heathrow Airport

By Tom Degun

Woods wheelchair_lights_up_Heathrow_August_23August 23 - British Airways, the Official Airline of London 2012, have created a giant projection of T54 wheelchair racing star Shelly Woods at Heathrow Airport where it has been seen by the vast majority of international athletes attending the Paralympic Games.

IOC will not budge on its strict sponsorship rules

By Andrew Warshaw at the Main Press Centre on the Olympic Park in London

Rule 40August 7 - The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today launched a strong defence of its strict sponsorship rules after several athletes, mainly from the United States, questioned why they could not mention their individual commercial backers, on whom they rely for funding, on social networking sites or identify them on their uniforms.