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Michael Phelps returns to top of podium with relay win

GOLD COAST, Australia - Michael Phelps is back on top of the podium.The 29-year-old, swimming in his first international meet since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-22/michael-phelps-retur
England edges Australia to win Commonwealth Games

...the gold race at the Commonwealth Games. Athletes from Down Under will have a chance to return to first place when the Gold Coast in Queensland state plays host to the games in 2018.Armitstead, who finished second in the London Olympics road race...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-03/england-edges-austra
Aussies giddy over mate's Masters milestone

GOLD COAST, Australia - The reaction of two Aussies...autographs after his second round on the Gold Coast in the Aussie PGA."Not everyone gets...tournaments on his native soil.On his hometown Gold Coast, he outdueled Rickie Fowler in the PGA...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/aussies-giddy-over-mates-masters-milestone
Sam Hornish Jr. captures Nationwide Series victory at Iowa

...others," Hornish said. OBITUARY: Three-time Formula One champion Jack Brabham died early Monday at his home on the Gold Coast, his family said. He was 88.The Australian driver ? known as Sir Jack in racing paddocks around the world after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-05-18/sam-hornish-jr-captures-na
Gold Coast residents trading up when it comes to Christmas returns

...other upscale retailers, the post-Christmas period has turned into a time of happy returns. Along Connecticut's Gold Coast, not many customers are asking for refunds, and those who do bring back merchandise usually end up spending more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/30/bus_248729.shtml
Business
Scott rebuilt whole approach with winning majors in mind

GOLD COAST, Australia ? Where did the spark come from to become the first Australian to win the Masters Tournament?Perhaps it started...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/scott-rebuilt-whole-approach-w
Champions Dinner will include Mum's dessert, 'bugs'

...specia of slipper lobster found in Moreton Bay near Brisbane, the capital city in Queensland where Scott grew up on the Gold Coast. Locals liken it to crayfish."Moreton Bay Bugs is one of my favorites," Scott said. "It's a good guess. It's...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/blog/champions-dinner-will-include-mums-dessert
Navratilova to play doubles in Australia

GOLD COAST, Australia - Martina Navratilova arrived...titles, will compete in next week's Gold Coast hardcourt tournament and team with France's Nathalie Dechy, winner of the 2003 Gold Coast singles title. "She said last year would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/29/oth_438494.shtml
Other sports
Surf's up Down Under

...it's hard to expect more from this Gold Coast town than beachy souvenir shops and...relocated to live year-round in the Gold Coast town. For the under-35 set, Surf...necessarily the best location on the Gold Coast - suggesting nearby Burleigh Heads...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/16/liv_143804.shtml
Life & style
Al the Suntan Man dies at age 74

...with protective lotion on popular Gold Coast resort strip for more than three...million people since arriving on the Gold Coast in 1968. "Everybody came to see...award for his years of service to the Gold Coast community. Baldwin, who grew up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/02/biz_427225.shtml
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