Jackie Joyner Kersee

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ESPN
#MLBRank: Jackie Robinson is second to none at second baseof greats found in #MLBRank includes a trio of the all-time greatest second bas
#MLBRank: Jackie Robinson is second to none at second base
ESPN / Posted 2 days ago
of greats found in #MLBRank includes a trio of the all-time greatest second basemen ever: Rogers Hornsby, Joe Morgan and Jackie Robinson. It might be a slight surprise for some of you to see Jackie in that company, but let's get into the legacies... Read more
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ajc.com
Jackie Joyner-Kersee won bronze medal at 1996 Olympics20th anniversary of those Summer Games, the AJC offers 20 memorable athletes an
Jackie Joyner-Kersee won bronze medal at 1996 Olympics
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
20th anniversary of those Summer Games, the AJC offers 20 memorable athletes and performances. The fifth in the series: Jackie Joyner-Kersee overcomes injury to win a bronze medal. Twenty years have passed since the 1996 Olympic Games, but for... Read more
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ajc.com
California native known for designing glamorous spacesappeal to shoppers who haven’t transitioned yet from silver. Claim to fame: As
California native known for designing glamorous spaces
ajc.com / Posted 7 days ago
appeal to shoppers who haven’t transitioned yet from silver. Claim to fame: As a track and field athlete, competed against Jackie Joyner-Kersee and trained alongside Carl Lewis and Leroy Burrell. - Blogs & websites: So Haute Style; Dayka... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Allyson Felix finishes 4th in 200, comes up short in quest for doublequalified for the 200 and 400 on the men's side and is planning to contest both
Allyson Felix finishes 4th in 200, comes up short in quest for double
KTVB Boise / Posted 12 days ago
qualified for the 200 and 400 on the men's side and is planning to contest both events. Felix has six Olympic medals overall (four gold, two silver), tying Jackie Joyner-Kersee for the most by an American woman. Contributing: The Associated... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Allyson Felix finishes 4th in 200, comes up short in quest for doublequalified for the 200 and 400 on the men's side and is planning to contest both
Allyson Felix finishes 4th in 200, comes up short in quest for double
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 12 days ago
qualified for the 200 and 400 on the men's side and is planning to contest both events. Felix has six Olympic medals overall (four gold, two silver), tying Jackie Joyner-Kersee for the most by an American woman. Contributing: The Associated... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Allyson Felix finishes 4th in 200, comes up short in quest for doublequalified for the 200 and 400 on the men's side and is planning to contest both
Allyson Felix finishes 4th in 200, comes up short in quest for double
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
qualified for the 200 and 400 on the men's side and is planning to contest both events. Felix has six Olympic medals overall (four gold, two silver), tying Jackie Joyner-Kersee for the most by an American woman. Contributing: The Associated... Read more
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Business Wire
Visa Celebrates Rio 2016 Olympic Games With Visa VIP Lounges Exclusively for Visa Chase United CardmembersUnited States Olympic Committee. The schedules for the U.S. Visa VIP Lounges ar
Visa Celebrates Rio 2016 Olympic Games With Visa VIP Lounges Exclusively for Visa Chase United Cardmembers
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
United States Olympic Committee. The schedules for the U.S. Visa VIP Lounges are: Olympic athletes scheduled to appear: Jackie Joyner-Kersee (track and field), Amanda Beard (swimming), Kerri Strug (gymnastics) and Tim Morehouse... Read more
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USA Track & Field
Max Siegel Press Conference Quoteslike this and ongoing to enhance our athlete performance and support. What's r
Max Siegel Press Conference Quotes
USA Track & Field / Posted 17 days ago
like this and ongoing to enhance our athlete performance and support. What's really amazing is when you're sitting with Jackie Joyner-Kersee, there was a Jackie Joyner-Kersee before there was an Allyson Felix. One of the things that makes me... Read more
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ESPN
The World's Greatest Athlete? It's Ashton Eaton, of coursewho is among the favorites to medal in the heptathlon in Rio (and remember when
The World's Greatest Athlete? It's Ashton Eaton, of course
ESPN / Posted 19 days ago
who is among the favorites to medal in the heptathlon in Rio (and remember when that event was a bigger deal in the days of Jackie Joyner-Kersee?). Think about it. A married couple each competing to be the world's greatest male and female athlete at... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
US Track and Field Celebrate Success from 1972, '76 & 1980 track and field trialsand Field gathered to celebrate the success of its athletes from the 1972, '76
US Track and Field Celebrate Success from 1972, '76 & 1980 track and field trials
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 19 days ago
and Field gathered to celebrate the success of its athletes from the 1972, '76 & 1980 track and field trials. Names like Jackie Joyner-Kersee, 1972 Olympian Jon Anderson and Oregon's first ever gold medalists, Otis Davis were included. “When I... Read more
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Orange County Register
Felix tops day of world bests, winning 400 at Olympic track trialssoon as the injury happened they didn’t let me go home alone,” Felix continued,
Felix tops day of world bests, winning 400 at Olympic track trials
Orange County Register / Posted 19 days ago
soon as the injury happened they didn’t let me go home alone,” Felix continued, referring to Kersee and his wife, Jackie Joyner Kersee. Even so Felix continued to struggle after being off the track for nearly a month. She was unable to... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Let's go to Rio! Reese headed to third Olympicsfourth and final jump of 7.31 meters (23 feet, 11 3/4 inches) – the second-best
Let's go to Rio! Reese headed to third Olympics
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 20 days ago
fourth and final jump of 7.31 meters (23 feet, 11 3/4 inches) – the second-best effort in U.S. history behind the legendary Jackie Joyner-Kersee. “I thought it was around 7.2-something,” Reese told reporters. “But I knew yesterday when I jumped 7... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mississippians shine at Olympic trialretires. Before the third jump Saturday at the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Tr
Mississippians shine at Olympic trial
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 20 days ago
retires. Before the third jump Saturday at the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials, a tribute to American record-holder Jackie Joyner-Kersee flashed up on the video board. And with Joyner-Kersee watching, Reese soared. The crowd rose with her... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Bromell, Felix advance at US Olympic trialswhen I jumped 7 meters easily, I knew that today would be special, and I proved
Bromell, Felix advance at US Olympic trials
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 20 days ago
when I jumped 7 meters easily, I knew that today would be special, and I proved myself to be right," Reese said. Only Jackie Joyner-Kersee with 7.49m has leapt further among American women. Joyner-Kersee says Reese has still not reached her... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Felix makes 400m final as Reese, Bromell deliver top marks7.31 meters. "I knew yesterday when I jumped seven meters easily, I knew that
Felix makes 400m final as Reese, Bromell deliver top marks
Reuters Sports News / Posted 20 days ago
7.31 meters. "I knew yesterday when I jumped seven meters easily, I knew that today would be special," said Reese. Only Jackie Joyner-Kersee (7.49m) has jumped further among American women. "She can pass me and go even further," said... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Felix makes 400m final as Reese, Bromell deliver top marks7.31 metres. "I knew yesterday when I jumped seven meters easily, I knew that
Felix makes 400m final as Reese, Bromell deliver top marks
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
7.31 metres. "I knew yesterday when I jumped seven meters easily, I knew that today would be special," said Reese. Only Jackie Joyner-Kersee (7.49m) has jumped further among American women. "She can pass me and go even further," said... Read more
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The Star
Felix makes 400m final as Reese, Bromell deliver top marks7.31 metres. "I knew yesterday when I jumped seven meters easily, I knew that
Felix makes 400m final as Reese, Bromell deliver top marks
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
7.31 metres. "I knew yesterday when I jumped seven meters easily, I knew that today would be special," said Reese. Only Jackie Joyner-Kersee (7.49m) has jumped further among American women. "She can pass me and go even further," said... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Long jump queen Reese leaps to Rio Olympicson May 28. Reese's jump saw her join Marion Jones' mark of 7.31 as the second-
Long jump queen Reese leaps to Rio Olympics
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 20 days ago
on May 28. Reese's jump saw her join Marion Jones' mark of 7.31 as the second-farthest long jumper in US history. Only Jackie Joyner-Kersee with 7.49m has leapt further among American women. Joyner-Kersee says Reese has still not reached her... Read more
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Super Sport
Long-jump queen Reese leaps to Rioon May 28. Reese's jump saw her join Marion Jones's mark of 7.31 as the second
Long-jump queen Reese leaps to Rio
Super Sport / Posted 21 days ago
on May 28. Reese's jump saw her join Marion Jones's mark of 7.31 as the second-farthest long jumper in US history. Only Jackie Joyner-Kersee with 7.49m has leapt further among American women. Joyner-Kersee says Reese has still not reached her... Read more
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Super Sport
Bromell, Felix advance at US trialswhen I jumped 7 meters easily, I knew that today would be special, and I proved
Bromell, Felix advance at US trials
Super Sport / Posted 21 days ago
when I jumped 7 meters easily, I knew that today would be special, and I proved myself to be right," Reese said. Only Jackie Joyner-Kersee with 7.49m has leapt further among American women. Joyner-Kersee says Reese has still not reached her... Read more
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USA Track & Field
#TrackTown16 - By the Numberswinning the 400m in 43.44. Later in the Olympic Games Johnson lowered the world
#TrackTown16 - By the Numbers
USA Track & Field / Posted 22 days ago
winning the 400m in 43.44. Later in the Olympic Games Johnson lowered the world record in the 200m to 19.32 in same venue. Jackie Joyner-Kersee won the long jump, but finished second in the heptathlon, by three points to Kelly Blair. A twisted... Read more
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People Magazine
Track and Field Legends Jackie Joyner-Kersee and Dan O'Brien on Who to Watch at the Rio Olympics Now, the pair have their eyes on Rio, and are working with some of the best t
Track and Field Legends Jackie Joyner-Kersee and Dan O'Brien on Who to Watch at the Rio Olympics
People Magazine / Posted 24 days ago
Now, the pair have their eyes on Rio, and are working with some of the best track and field competitors to help them also achieve gold. Joyner-Kersee,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Jones moving on from startling walk, pursues Olympic dreamthe NCAA title in the heptathlon in 2015, her first-day total broke a 30-year-o
Jones moving on from startling walk, pursues Olympic dream
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 28 days ago
the NCAA title in the heptathlon in 2015, her first-day total broke a 30-year-old collegiate record held by none other than Jackie Joyner-Kersee. So that brief walk Jones took in the 800 this year, when she was unable to defend her NCAA title, was,... Read more

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