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The Kitsap Sun
Foster siblings get reconnectedyear's theme, Never Give Up, was punctuated by visits from a pair of former gol
Foster siblings get reconnected
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
year's theme, Never Give Up, was punctuated by visits from a pair of former gold-medal winning Olympic athletes, swimmer Amanda Beard and soccer player Stephanie Cox. "It was fun, definitely interesting, getting to talk to an Olympian," Lizzie... Read more
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Quartz
The true financial burden of becoming an Olympic gold medalistthey do it: waiter, teacher, coach, construction worker, public speaker, janito
The true financial burden of becoming an Olympic gold medalist
Quartz / Posted 14 days ago
they do it: waiter, teacher, coach, construction worker, public speaker, janitor and many other jobs. For example, swimmer Amanda Beard has worked as a model and as a public speaker to earn a living. Many are undergraduate and graduate students... Read more
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Salon.com
The Olympian struggle: How do Olympic athletes pay the electric bill?they do it: waiter, teacher, coach, construction worker, public speaker, janito
The Olympian struggle: How do Olympic athletes pay the electric bill?
Salon.com / Posted 16 days ago
they do it: waiter, teacher, coach, construction worker, public speaker, janitor and many other jobs. For example, swimmer Amanda Beard has worked as a model and as a public speaker to earn a living. Many are undergraduate and graduate students... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Arizona Olympic history: Atlanta 1996medals in Atlanta including silvers in the 50- and 100-meter freestyle. Swimmin
Arizona Olympic history: Atlanta 1996
The Arizona Republic / Posted 22 days ago
medals in Atlanta including silvers in the 50- and 100-meter freestyle. Swimming medal winners in 1996 also included Amanda Beard, Beth Botsford and Trina Jackson, who later would swim at UA. UA's Leah O'Brien Amico played on the gold... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Olympians suit up in high-tech apparel to shave secondsFILE - In this Feb. 12, 2008, file photo, American Olympic medalists Amanda Bea
Olympians suit up in high-tech apparel to shave seconds
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 23 days ago
FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2008, file photo, American Olympic medalists Amanda Beard, left, Natalie Coughlin, right, and Michael Phelps pose with in new, high technology Speedo "LZR Racer" swimsuits they will wear during the Beijing Summer Olympics the... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Olympians suit up in high-tech apparel to shave secondsFILE - In this Feb. 12, 2008, file photo, American Olympic medalists Amanda Bea
Olympians suit up in high-tech apparel to shave seconds
The New Canaan News / Posted 23 days ago
FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2008, file photo, American Olympic medalists Amanda Beard, left, Natalie Coughlin, right, and Michael Phelps pose with in new, high technology Speedo "LZR Racer" swimsuits they will wear during the Beijing Summer Olympics the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Olympians suit up in high-tech apparel to shave secondsFILE - In this Feb. 12, 2008, file photo, American Olympic medalists Amanda Bea
Olympians suit up in high-tech apparel to shave seconds
Connecticut Post / Posted 23 days ago
FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2008, file photo, American Olympic medalists Amanda Beard, left, Natalie Coughlin, right, and Michael Phelps pose with in new, high technology Speedo "LZR Racer" swimsuits they will wear during the Beijing Summer Olympics the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Olympians suit up in high-tech apparel to shave secondsFILE - In this Feb. 12, 2008, file photo, American Olympic medalists Amanda Bea
Olympians suit up in high-tech apparel to shave seconds
Greenwich Time / Posted 23 days ago
FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2008, file photo, American Olympic medalists Amanda Beard, left, Natalie Coughlin, right, and Michael Phelps pose with in new, high technology Speedo "LZR Racer" swimsuits they will wear during the Beijing Summer Olympics the... Read more
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The News-Times
Olympians suit up in high-tech apparel to shave secondsFILE - In this Feb. 12, 2008, file photo, American Olympic medalists Amanda Bea
Olympians suit up in high-tech apparel to shave seconds
The News-Times / Posted 23 days ago
FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2008, file photo, American Olympic medalists Amanda Beard, left, Natalie Coughlin, right, and Michael Phelps pose with in new, high technology Speedo "LZR Racer" swimsuits they will wear during the Beijing Summer Olympics the... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Olympians suit up in high-tech apparel to shave secondsFILE - In this Feb. 12, 2008, file photo, American Olympic medalists Amanda Bea
Olympians suit up in high-tech apparel to shave seconds
Darien News-Review / Posted 23 days ago
FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2008, file photo, American Olympic medalists Amanda Beard, left, Natalie Coughlin, right, and Michael Phelps pose with in new, high technology Speedo "LZR Racer" swimsuits they will wear during the Beijing Summer Olympics the... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Olympians suit up in high-tech apparel to shave secondsFILE - In this Feb. 12, 2008, file photo, American Olympic medalists Amanda Bea
Olympians suit up in high-tech apparel to shave seconds
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 23 days ago
FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2008, file photo, American Olympic medalists Amanda Beard, left, Natalie Coughlin, right, and Michael Phelps pose with in new, high technology Speedo "LZR Racer" swimsuits they will wear during the Beijing Summer Olympics the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Olympians suit up in high-tech apparel to shave secondsFILE - In this Feb. 12, 2008, file photo, American Olympic medalists Amanda Bea
Olympians suit up in high-tech apparel to shave seconds
Stamford Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2008, file photo, American Olympic medalists Amanda Beard, left, Natalie Coughlin, right, and Michael Phelps pose with in new, high technology Speedo "LZR Racer" swimsuits they will wear during the Beijing Summer Olympics the... Read more
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ajc.com
Amy Van Dyken: Water once was her friendwith winning the four gold medals gave her a confidence that she had never befo
Amy Van Dyken: Water once was her friend
ajc.com / Posted 28 days ago
with winning the four gold medals gave her a confidence that she had never before experienced. She made friends such as Amanda Beard, with whom she remains close today. The tangible, of course, is the four gold medals, a mark that no American... Read more

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