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A chance to be called Olympian

Original post made on Aug 13, 2008

The Stanford presence at the Summer Olympics in Beijing is considerable. Counting two alternates, there are 48 athletes who at one time or another compete for, or coached at, the university.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, August 12, 2008, 3:23 PM

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Posted by Michael C.
a resident of another community
on Aug 13, 2008 at 12:41 pm

Good luck on David and Jason. You've made us proud!


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Posted by Linden Press
a resident of Menlo Park
on Aug 16, 2008 at 1:54 pm

Linden Press is a registered user.

The Weekly is providing a splendid service as it keeps track of the local (especially Stanford) athletes who are competing in the Olympics. Philip Morrison was a student-worker in our office for a time, and we were all thrilled to see that he is part of the Brazilian swim team. Thanks so much for telling us his current story.


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