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Sydney Olympic Stadium to be torn down

The Sydney Olympic Stadium will be demolished and replaced starting in 2019, according to Australian media.

Stadium Australia, as it was known during the 2000 Olympics, housed more than 100,000 people for the Opening Ceremony and evening track and field sessions ( 61 more words

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Managing High-Performance Sport: Is Australia's Winning Edge a below-par strategy?

This blog post has been written following a class reading by Doctor Lisa Gowthorp on Australia’s Winning Edge program.

“If we don’t perform up to expectations at these Games there is going to be some very nervous people connected with Winning Edge” …

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Sport Participation Legacy and the Olympic Games: The Case of Sydney 2000, London 2012, and Rio 2016

Reis, A. C., Frawley, S., Hodgetts, D., Thomson, A., & Hughes, K. (2017). Sport Participation Legacy and the Olympic Games: The Case of Sydney 2000, London 2012, and Rio 2016. 152 more words

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Vince Carter reflects on Olympic 'Dunk de la Mort'

Vince Carter hasn’t come across Frederic Weis since the 2000 Sydney Olympics, when Carter famously posterized the French 7-footer with the “Dunk de la Mort.” 219 more words

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Inserting Gymnastics into Famous Movie Titles

On Academy Award night lets play around with movie titles and make them about gymnastics… pictured above “The Young Victoria… Komova” 

  • 13 GOING ON 30… in gymnastics it was 13 GOING ON 15 for Daniela Silivas at the 1985 World Championships.
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