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...smashes the 100-meter world record at 9.79 seconds, breaking the previous mark of 9.84 set by Donovan Bailey at the 1996 Olympics.2002 - A runaway winner again in the U.S. Open, Tiger Woods becomes the first player since Jack Nicklaus in...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-06-16/today-sports-history
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...in that year earned him the Male World Swimmer of the Year award from the Swimming World magazine.At the time of the 1996 Olympics, Perkins was out of form and long-time Australian rival Daniel Kowalski was regarded as the favourite. He qualified...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-09-18/sports-quote
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...family.In 1999, Hamm founded the Mia Hamm Foundation, which is dedicated to bone marrow research, after her brother, Garrett, died of complications from a rare blood disease called aplastic anemia shortly after the 1996 Olympics.

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-08-27/sports-quote
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Mo Farah challenges Usain Bolt to race

...I've done 600 in training."Two running stars meeting at a made-up distance is not new. Nearly a year after the 1996 Olympics, 200-400 gold medalist Michael Johnson and 100 champion Donovan Bailey met in a much-hyped 150-meter race...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-07-30/mo-farah-challenges-usain-bolt-race
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Van Dyken makes swimming comeback bid

...said Monday. Van Dyken, who became a star for beating the Chinese in the 50-meter freestyle and 100 butterfly at the 1996 Olympics, figured her career was over once she had shoulder surgery in June 1998. Doctors repaired cartilage that holds...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080800/Spo_swimming.html
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...said Monday. Van Dyken, who became a star for beating the Chinese in the 50-meter freestyle and 100 butterfly at the 1996 Olympics, figured her career was over once she had shoulder surgery in June 1998. Doctors repaired cartilage that holds...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080800/Spo_swimming.shtml
In the stacks: Get to know a new culture, visit the library

...these dangers to his equilibrium (though Gerald doesn't yet know it) is Atlanta itself: it is the summer of the 1996 Olympics, and Gerald's world is about to change. "The Martian War," by Gabriel Mesta. Victorian rationalism blends...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082605/boo_20050826018.shtml
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Olympic torch starts trek to Salt Lake

...designed by Sam Shelton, a professor of mechanical engineering at Georgia Tech, who also designed the torch for the 1996 Olympics. It was constructed to withstand weather ranging from minus 40 degrees to 80 degrees, including strong wind and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120401/spo_torch.shtml
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...addition to Sydney, the 2000 Summer Games host city, and probably also would include Toronto's unsuccessful bid for the 1996 Olympics. The Washington Post said today that at least three new names of IOC members were now under investigation. Pound...

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...he runs on the narrow, dark country roads before and after work. He missed out on running the 10,000 meters in the 1996 Olympics because of the same time standard rules now confronting various U.S. marathoners. ``I think my chances are...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/050700/Spo_marathon.shtml

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