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Augusta swimmer tries again today

...Games Augusta swimmer tries again today Lantz Lamback failed in his bid Wednesday to add to his medal count in the Paralympic Games in Athens, Greece. He finished sixth in the 100 backstroke and his team placed fifth in the 4x100 relay. The...

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Lamback to swim in Beijing

...S. Paralympics Swim Team and will compete at the Paralympic Games in Beijing on Sept. 6-17. The 21-year-old...I look forward to representing my country at the Paralympic Games in Beijing and competing for the gold." Lamback...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/12/oly_194746.shtml
Olympics
Overtime

...if temperatures rise and the coverage melts, his crews have stored enough snow to last through the Olympics and the Paralympic Games that follow in March.Dmitry Chernyshenko told Tass that organizers "can exhale ? (we) have prepared three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-12-13/overtime
Lamback shares Paralympic accomplishments with A.R. Johnson students

...special needs compared with other countries. He said countries such as Russia, England and Australia televise all the Paralympic Games with the same focus as the Olympic Games weeks earlier. In the U.S., Lamback said, athletes with disabilities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2012-11-29/lamback-shares-paralympic
Brazil might not be ready to host the 2014 World Cup and the 2016 Olympic Games

...we are sending and we'll be making very clearly in the future."The games open Aug. 5, 2016 - followed by the Paralympic Games <0x2014> and will be spread across four vast swaths of this beachfront city, which is cut up by green...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-08-03/brazil-might-not-be-read
Carrying the torch

...Winkler has another chance to represent his country. The former Army sergeant and Grovetown resident will compete in the Paralympic Games, which began Saturday in Beijing. Winkler drove to Alabama once a week this summer to prepare with coach Chad...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/07/oly_472329.shtml
Olympics
13 make US Paralympic cycling team

...men and six men who will represent the U.S. at the Paralympic Games in Lon don beginning in August are veterans Allison...figured I'd give it a shot, and this year I won."The Paralympic Games will be held Aug. 29-Sept. 9. The time trials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-06-22/13-make-us-paralympic-cyclin
Paralympian tells pupils to develop healthy lifestyles

...week. The council of about 20 pupils listened attentively as Lance Lamback shared his recent accomplishments at the Paralympic Games in Beijing and gave the pupils a chance to see his medals up close. During his Oct. 16 appearance he also shared...

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Lamback will rest, not quit

Lantz Lamback walked in, sat down and closed his eyes. After winning four medals in the Paralympic Games, the Augusta swimmer decided to get a tattoo of the Olympic rings on his left shoulder. It wasn't fear that caused Lamback...

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Olympics
Bottom Line

...won several medals, including a gold, and set a new world's record in the 100-meter backstroke this week at the Paralympic Games in Beijing. The Olympics themselves get the lion's share of the world's attention, and for good reason...

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