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Rome considers bid for 2024 Olympic Games

...even hold events.Archery at the Vatican would be the latest in a long line of unique venues for the sport.During the 2004 Olympics, archery was held in the central Athens stadium used at the 1896 Games. In 2012, archery was contested at Lord's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-15/rome-considering-bid-202
Terrorism fears cut hope for Stockholm's Olympics bid

STOCKHOLM, Sweden (AP) - A week before the 2004 Olympics site is chosen, Stockholm's hopes of winning are...children to go unemployed just so that Stockholm can have the 2004 Olympics," the letter said. "We are well organized and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/28/oth_213727.shtml
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Athens organizers seek an early start to image making

ATHENS, Greece -- The image and salespitch of the 2004 Olympics are complex issues combining sports and history with...things, the logo, mascot, torch and medals for the 2004 Olympics. The open call for entries for the Athens logo will...

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Team USA turns focus to Rio after romping to World Cup of Basketball title

...embarrassed themselves at home in the 2002 world championship, and when they haphazardly put together their team for the 2004 Olympics, nobody should have been surprised if they lost.That's exactly what happened. Puerto Rico blew them out 92-73...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-09-15/team-usa-turns-focus-rio-afte
IOC denies report about 2016 Games possible switch

...called Brazil's preparations "the worst I have experienced" and said Rio is further behind than Athens was before the 2004 Olympics.Coates later toned down his remarks, saying Rio organizers "recently took a number of measures designed to make...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-05-09/ioc-denies-report-about-
Jennie Finch holds softball camp at North Augusta's Riverview Park

...2001 National Championship and was named Women's College World Series MVP. She followed that with a gold medal in the 2004 Olympics.Finch now works camps and speaking engagements, while raising three children."The best part of who I am and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-10-26/jennie-finch-holds-s
Michaux: Olympics just aren't same without wrestling

...through the ruined stone arches and tunnels of the original stadium in Olympia, Greece, to compete in the shot put at the 2004 Olympics. On the grounds where he threw in his first of three Summer Games, wrestling was first introduced in 708 B.C...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/scott-michaux/2013-02-16/michaux-olympics-ju
Brazil might not be ready to host the 2014 World Cup and the 2016 Olympic Games

...situation has not reached the extent of the problems for the 2004 Olympics in Athens, which led then IOC President Juan Antonio...million souvenir. In Athens, many of the venues from the 2004 Olympics are desolate and weed-infested."Barcelona as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-08-03/brazil-might-not-be-read
Women likely to decide if Olympic wrestling survives

...the world championships."Things have changed quite a bit over the last decade," Huynh said. "Going back from the 2004 Olympics, and then 2008 and 2012, you can see how much women's wrestling has improved in its quality as well as its quantity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-08-17/women-likely-decide-if-o
Lance Armstrong returns his Olympic bronze medal from 2000 Games

...The IOC previously stripped Tyler Hamilton, a former Armstrong teammate, of his time-trial gold medal from the 2004 Olympics after he acknowledged doping.Armstrong won his medal two months after winning his second Tour de France title...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-09-12/lance-armstrong-returns-