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champion

Medspeak-UK
A person appointed to advocate for the interests of a particular user group—e.g., ensuring that local services are accessible and meet local needs, identifying and addressing discrimination in access to treatment and services, and helping implement UK’s National Health Service Frameworks.
A champion may be a senior staff member in health or social services, a counsellor or a representative of the group concerned (e.g. older people).
 
Sport medicine
Titleholder, title defender, gold medalist, victor.
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All NBA players wear Champion uniforms and practicewear.
CHAMPION NOVICE HURDLER: Black Jack Ketchum (rated 161)' CHAMPION NOVICE CHASER: Foreman (163)' CHAMPION TWO-MILE HURDLER: Brave Inca (167)' CHAMPION TWO-MILE CHASER: Newmill (173)' CHAMPION TWO-AND-A-HALF MILE HURDLER: Mighty Man (165)' CHAMPION TWO-AND-A-HALF MILE CHASER: Hi Cloy (164)' CHAMPION THREE-MILE CHASER: War Of Attrition (173)' BRITISH CHAMPION CONDITIONAL JOCKEY: Keith Mercer' BRITISH CHAMPION JOCKEY: A P McCoy' BRITISH CHAMPION TRAINER: Paul Nicholls' BRITISH CHAMPION OWNER: J P McManus' HORSE OF THE YEAR: Brave Inca.
Not to worry, the champion of champions has lost bigger limbs before, including one in 1978 that was more than 6 feet in diameter and 140 feet long.
Large white: champion and reserve,PM Fowlie,Llanfaelog, Toe Croes,Anglesey; Welsh pigs: champion and reserve,PM Fowlie; British Landrace: champion, Geraint W Roberts, Brynsiencyn; reserve, DG Davies and daughter,Dryslwyn, Carmarthen; British Saddleback: champion, P M Fowlie; reserve,Geraint Roberts; Middle white: champion and reserve,Geoff Parker,Tarporley,Cheshire; Commercial: champion, PM Fowlie; reserve,Geraint Roberts; Champion of champions: champion, Geoff Parker (middle white); reserve,Geraint Roberts (BritishLandrace); Young handler: champion, Sian Roberts,Brynsiencyn; reserve, Douglas Fowlie,Llanfaelog,Toe Croes.
The individual's role as champion is informal, and thus will overlap with his/her formal role.
We are looking for champions like last year's Legal and General Lifetime Champion Jean Summerhayes who was nominated for the impact she has had with charity events in South Wales for more than 30 years.
1 -- color) ERIC "MIGHT MOUSE" AIKEN, former IBF featherweight champion (2 -- color) Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson, 40, has set up a tour to fight unknowns, and has also suggested a fight against a woman.
V Dual Meet finals at Kaiser last week, the Antelopes reaching the title match for the first time and three-time section dual-meet champion Highland giving two-time champion Royal its closest match of the day.
Isotonix Champion Blend is an amazing product that has helped other world-class athletes compete at high levels," said Cheek, who became America's first multiple medal winner during the 2006 Winter Games by taking the gold medal in the 500 meter and silver medal in the 1000 meter races.
The Power-Liner, Champion Athletic Underwear's newest high-tech performance innovation, is the latest in men's underwear.
You'd never know that the unassuming young ballet student who attends the School of American Ballet's summer program, Ashley Knox, is also a champion Scottish Highland dancer.