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2810
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Although the 1996 summer Olympics will occur in Atlanta, the event's impact is being felt across North Carolina, as a number of foreign teams use athletic facilities in Charlotte, the Triad, Raleigh, and Greenville for training.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 54 Issue 4, Apr 1996, p49-50, il
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2963
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Many athletes and individuals with ties to the state have a number of Olympic moments. They include Dr. Leroy Walker, U.S. Olympic Committee president, N.C. State swimmer Steve Rerych, and East Carolina University runner Lee McNeil.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 64 Issue 2, July 1996, p30-31, por
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9251
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Arnold Pope is one of the best caber tossers in the nation. He began weightlifting in high school and is currently a religion professor at Methodist College in Fayetteville. He has won the North Carolina Olympic-style lifting championships seventeen years in a row, and participates in the Scottish Games heptathlon each year. Arnold was the first American to win the caber toss in Scotland, and he credits much of his success to his wife, Barbara.\r\n
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 46 Issue 1, June 1978, p14-16, 76, il
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10189
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Dean Bundschu is CEO of PrepChamps.com, an innovate Wed site that helps high school athletes mass-market themselves to college coaches via e-mail, online profiles and video clips.
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NC Magazine (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 66 Issue 6, June 2008, p50-51, il
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28361
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Physical therapists and injured athletes who visit the Duke’s Sports Medicine Clinic talk about the effects of the fitness revolution. Exercising and playing sports carries risks for injury as can a person’s gender, physical conditioning, body size, psychological makeup, intelligence, and sporting equipment. The biggest reason for the increase in injuries is that more people are participating in sports more frequently.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 10 Issue 4, January 1992, p9-11 Periodical Website
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31101
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This article covers the most significant moments in North Carolina sports history. Some of these victorious events included the University of North Carolina’s 1957 national championship, North Carolina State’s 1983 miracle championship, and Duke University’s back-to-back titles in 1991 and 1992.
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Carolina Country (NoCar HD 9688 N8 C38x), Vol. 35 Issue 1, Jan 2003, p16-19, il, por Periodical Website