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2012 Summer Olympics

Track and field: Lewis-Smallwood cranks out record discus throw at "favorite meet" Tucson Elite Classic

Gia Lewis-Smallwood already had plenty of reasons to love the Tucson Elite Classic before Saturday.

May 18, 2013 10:00 pmLoading…

London Olympics: How volunteers made the Games

Claire Heald of BBC News offers a glimpse into the experiences of some of the 70,000 volunteers who help the Olympics run as smoothly as possible. 

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Olympics: Oro Valley's Taylor represents rich history of USA swimming

On July 29, 1948, Carol “Penny” Taylor stood on the infield at Wembley Stadium, a sunny and sobering afternoon shared by 80,000 people, King George VI, God and country.

July 26, 2012 8:00 pmLoading…
UA's Harvey coached Bates to bronze medal in 1992 at Barcelona

UA's Harvey coached Bates to bronze medal in 1992 at Barcelona

Fred Harvey, watching Arizona sprinters and hurdlers in 2000, is now the UA's director of cross country and track.

July 05, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
UA's Harvey coached Bates to bronze medal in 1992 at Barcelona

UA's Harvey coached Bates to bronze medal in 1992 at Barcelona

This continues a countdown to the July 27 start of the Olympics with Southern Arizona moments and figures from previous Games.

July 05, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Shooting: Army unit helps local marksmen keep eye on Olympics

Trap shooter Josh Richmond will compete in the London Olympics this summer, a three-week stretch that will certainly be the most exciting and stressful time of his life.

May 18, 2012 8:00 pmLoading…
Deaf Tucson swimmer makes it to big stage at Pan Ams

Deaf Tucson swimmer makes it to big stage at Pan Ams

GUADALAJARA, Mexico — For American swimmer Marcus Titus, being deaf is more advantage than disability.

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