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Locals enjoy Aussie hospitality

...We spent a day in Sydney with David Cooper, one of the show jump riders," said Mrs. Black. "He took us to Darling Harbour where they have a huge outdoor television screen where you can watch Olympic events. Centennial Park (in Atlanta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/02/oly_297776.shtml
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Postcard

...three weeks and have had more than my share of press box hot dogs. It was time for a really good meal. I was down at Darling Harbour to cover wrestling and boxing after skipping lunch to cover diving, so I had worked up a good hunger. My stomach...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/30/oly_298735.shtml
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Woman weightlifter dealing with Olympic pressure

...Cohen coaching when the 2000 Olympics' women's 75kg-plus class is contested at the Sydney Convention Center in Darling Harbour. It will be a moment that Haworth has been waiting for since discovering weightlifting shortly after the 1996 Atlanta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/19/oly_296750.shtml
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Sydney is transformed into an 'Olympic community'

...water polo arena requires three transfers. The weightlifters have been told to expect a 11/2-hour commute to Darling Harbour. Cycling and some early baseball games are an hour away with traffic in Blacktown. They haven't gotten it perfect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/17/oly_296497.shtml
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Anticipation mounts in Sidney

...a taste of Australia to the night. The city also is expecting huge crowds downtown, at Circular Quay and over at Darling Harbour, at the many satellite Olympic districts that are all within the same 20 or 30 mile circle.Giant television screens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/15/oly_296256.shtml
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Postcard from Sydney

...musicians. They must have had better unions. This bloke pictured here is J.P. and he said he was forced out of Darling Harbour during the Olympics. He took turns insulting the audience and juggling dangerous objects like knives and medieval...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/12/oly_295722.shtml
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Russian champion upset by U.S. wrestler

...beginning. If he stood straight up, I was ready to go." Slay's stunning victory at the Sydney Exhibition Centre in Darling Harbour rivals American Rulon Gardner's upset of Greco-Roman superstar Alexander Karelin the night before. Karelin had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/29/oly_298501.shtml
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High jump dashes heptathlon competitor's hopes

...the former personal trainer, Burrell spends her time sipping coffee and catching up on reading in Sydney's scenic Darling Harbour. "This city really reminds me of being back in LA," she said. "It is kind of exciting to be here, in a place...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/29/oly_298504.shtml
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Wrestler hopes to surprise competitors

...TV's in our rooms, and we were watching to see who was winning." The Tascosa High School graduate will weigh in for his first Olympic competition on September 27 and heads to the mat the following day in Sydney's scenic Darling Harbour.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/27/oly_298059.shtml
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Wrestler: age is not a factor

...It was good for us to get away, even though we had TV's in our rooms, and we were watching to see who was winning." Douglas will weigh in September 27 and meets his first opponent on the matt in scenic Darling Harbour the next day.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/27/oly_298071.shtml
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