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Golf still a possibilityfor 2000 Games

...bid to add golf to the Olympics in Atlanta, the International Olympic Committee isn't ruling the sport out for the 2000 Summer Games in Norman's native Australia. "Golf could be considered," IOC sports director Gilbert Felli said Friday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/07/27/met_199056.shtml
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Hamill, Lewis, Yamaguchi join GM Olympic campaign

...Workers aid families of U.S. Olympic hopefuls. The world's No. 1 automaker will launch 17 months of ads for the 2000 Summer Games during next month's NBA Finals, GM vice president and marketing chief Phil Guarascio said. "Nothing quite...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/12/oth_261256.shtml
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Marion Jones sues BALCO founder, denies steroid use

...a statement from her doctor saying she never used steroids. Jones won three gold medals and two bronzes during the 2000 Summer Games in Sydney, Australia. Jones failed to win any medals at last summer's Athens Olympics. She has been under...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/16/oth_437355.shtml
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Swimmers steal show in Sidney

...States swimmers here has ever been in the position of outright celebrity their every stroke will earn them during the 2000 Summer Games. Although best identified by their country's barren outback, Australians are also an aquatic people. Swimming...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/15/oly_296200.shtml
Olympics
Olympics a valuable franchise again

...network's strategy at the next three Olympics. That represented a direct departure from NBC's broadcasts of the 2000 Summer Games, which were oversaturated with syrupy features, included all-tape-all-the-time coverage, and wound up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/26/oly_335740.shtml
Olympics
Tape-delayed TV Olympics are a snoozer

...It's not easy being an Olympic follower, what with the 15-hour time difference to complicate timing. That the 2000 Summer Games find themselves in competition with college and professional football, and those thrilling wild- card races...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/22/oly_297232.shtml
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Anticipation mounts in Sidney

...ve waited for it.All that time, this has been the moment to wait for, the universal jumping-off point to the 2000 Summer Games, no matter what brought you here.Different people view the Olympics in different ways. Some can t wait for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/15/oly_296256.shtml
Olympics
Travel could qualify as an event

...me tell you, that's a long way," my father-in-law said when he heard I would be coming to Australia for the 2000 Summer Games. "When you get to huh-why-a, you're halfway there." What he didn't say was that by the time you pass...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/12/oly_295718.shtml
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Hudson plans on waiting for the right offer

...top-ranked amateur at the lightweight level, and the finest chance for Augusta to be represented in Sydney for the 2000 Summer Games, is leaning heavily toward joining the pro ranks. "The right offer" is one that, as Moraetes puts it, would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/05/oth_235179.shtml
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New boathouse not completed

...Grinko said the promise of the Boathouse was instrumental in his plans to keep the sculling center here through the 2000 Summer Games. Mr. Grinko and his rowers were frustrated last year when their training for the Olympics was distracted by equipment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/16/met_205426.shtml
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