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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

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what you get...

Do you read this? It’s my favorite!

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

Home Envy

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

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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

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The Anatomy of Leadership

Story provided by The Powell Consulting Group – 

For years, scholars and students have been intrigued with the phenomenon of leading people in organizations.  Anyone who has reviewed the leadership literature of the past few decades can attest to the fact that interest in the subject remains lively based on the proliferation of books, articles and programs with varying points of view about the subject.  748 more words

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Cosplay Feature - The Punisher

Hello everyone,

I had the chance to work with Mike Powell again photographing his latest cosplay creation of The Punisher… This is just a small teaser shoot for a much larger scale shoot we will be doing in the next month or two, and just to up the ante the shoot will feature a full on Punisher Mobil put together by myself… Enjoy! 39 more words

Lift-Off Photography

Qualcomm Stadium to give California athletes the Olympic dream

The Opening Ceremonies mark the beginning of a three-day statewide sports festival across San Diego.

SAN DIEGO — Since 1988 Cal State Games has given athletes what they want most: to feel like an Olympian. 242 more words

San Diego Sports Domination