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Barry Sanders vs. Mike Powell dunk contest Foot Locker 1991 dunking slam fest

Throwback***Barry Sanders vs. Mike Powell dunk contest Foot Locker 1991 dunking slam fest.

Basketball

VISIT FROM ATHLETICS LEGENDS MARKS 100 DAYS TO GO UNTIL IAAF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, BEIJING 2015

There was a feeling that something special was in the air of the Chinese capital this afternoon as more than 1000 spectators, guests and athletes gathered outside the magnificent Bird’s Nest. 97 more words

Athletics

Mike Powell eyes masters world record, possible Olympic trials run at age 51

Mike Powell broke the long jump world record 24 years ago in perhaps the greatest head-to-head duel in track and field history.

Now 51, Powell expects to break the long jump world record in his masters age-group category of 50 to 55 years old on March 7 in New Zealand, after losing 67 pounds while training the last two years. 383 more words

Olympics

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Mike Powell, the voice behind What you Get has my dream job. His weekly column explores what your money can buy you in 3 real estate markets across the US. 56 more words

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Introductions - Mike Powell

With all the talk that has been going on about Macro lenses and how I have a loan of one at the moment, the Tamraon 90mm Macro, I have noticed that I have been gravitating towards other blogs that have macro images.   1,586 more words

Photography

The jump for the ages: Mike Powell, Bob Beamon and a revered world record

When Mike Powell broke Bob Beamon‘s long jump world record, he didn’t think he’d hold it for 23 minutes, let alone 23 years.

But now, Powell has held the record longer than Beamon did. 127 more words

Olympics