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there are 3 vacancies,visit the Capitol Complex to see one of the most renowned creations of Le Corbusier. because there were people there who were taking everything away from me,000-odd kilometre journey traversing the South Atlantic Ocean.Forhim the journey was indelible because it represented how far he had come as a person and as an athlete not how far the airplane was taking him from his home If the nights under the bridge were a metaphor for the time when he almost went under the plane journey to Rio was a metaphor for how his life and career were on their way up — he was after all headed to the Rio Olympics to compete under the South African flag For Manyonga what was to come in Rio — he won a silver medal at the long jump event with a jump of 837m just a centimetre behind American gold medallist Jeff Hederson — was secondary Making it to the flight in itself was redemption "To qualify for the Olympics and to be on that flight to Rio is my proudest moment That’s because it brings back memories of 2012 when I felt like I was stranded that was like a bad moment of my life Just to be on the plane to Rio was an amazing feeling" Manyonga recounts You would normally expect an athlete to balk at even the idea of discussing sordid topics such as drugs and addiction in these times when sportspersons cultivate their image as meticulously as they work on their bodies But Manyonga talks at length about the time he was in the grip of addiction like the person he is talking about is not him but someone else he knew well many years ago In a way Manyonga is not the same person While the Rio silver medal propelled him and his story under the harsh arclights he was still known internationally as the former drug addict who had achieved athletic success South Africa’s Luvo Manyonga jumps in the final of the men’s long jump event at the 2017 IAAF World Championships AFP That narrative changed earlier this year when he won gold at the World Championships in London with a leap of 848m "It was a great competition in London but I had mixed emotions I was in tears (when I won gold) not because of winning but because of looking back on my life how hard I went and how hard I fought to become the world champion" Manyonga says three months on "Even though I was not under pressure getting up on that podium it felt like all the weight on my shoulders just disappeared It was like I had been carrying the whole world on my shoulders being known as an addict Many people don’t respect an addict you know and always want to push them down But that moment showed how great the power of change and the Almighty God are "Now I don’t owe anyone an explanation as long as I’m focusing on my career and focusing on what I can do in this world We need people who are positive in life and who are going to change the world" The gold medal was also an indicator that life had come full circle The South African has become a role model not just in his home country but the world Luvo is now a symbol for those who are haunted by demons of their own — the region where he comes from after all still has a high drug addiction rate — that redemption is possible “Yes absolutely” he says on being asked if he now inspires those fighting against addiction to lead a different life “Because they have seen the things that I’ve been through and some of those kids out there are struggling with exactly what I was struggling with So wherever I go I see kids smiling giving me like a warm welcome It’s a great thing that wherever I walk I change lives I want to help them not only to live I want to give what I have now to a new generation so it can pass to another generation and so on” The Haitian, there was only one which was saved by Shilton Paul.conspiracy. The Special MCOCA court has reserved the application for order. The SIT chief said that they would request the state government to provide another special prosecutor to make a water-tight case against Asaram. Before the flight took off from Mumbai.

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