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United States Jumping Team in Medal Hunt

August 24, 2004

The United States is tied with the Netherlands for second place after the first round of the team jumping competition at the Markopoulo Equestrian Centre, trailing Germany by four penalties. Beezie Madden, of Cazenovia, N.Y., on Authentic stood... Read More

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Germany wins sixth straight team dressage gold

August 23, 2004

Led by McDonald, Dover, U.S. takes bronze again

By Joseph Schwerdt, NBCOlympics.com 

ATHENS -- Led by perennial world and European medalist Ulla Salzgeber,... Read More

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Team Dressage Grand Prix

August 23, 2004

Team Dressage Grand Prix Results... Read More

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Individual Dressage Grand Prix Special

August 23, 2004

Individual Dressage Grand Prix Special Results... Read More

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Individual Jumping Qualification Jumping - 1st Qualifier

August 23, 2004

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Individual Dressage Grand Prix

August 23, 2004

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Team Medal Mix-Up Causes an International Stir

August 19, 2004

In the End, It's A Double Gold for Germany and Individual Bronze for American Kim Severson; Americans Left Off the Team Medal Podium

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Judges give Germans back eventing gold, Ruling reversal costs U.S. team bronze

August 19, 2004

By Joseph Schwerdt, NBCOlympics.com

ATHENS -- Germans swept the eventing gold medals Wednesday, despite a ruling that had stripped... Read More

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Team Eventing Totals

August 19, 2004

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Individual Eventing Totals

August 19, 2004

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Equestrian Medal Count

August 19, 2004

Equestrian Medal Count... Read More

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Individual Eventing Final--Jumping Final Aug. 18

August 18, 2004

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Team Eventing Jumping--Jumping Final Aug. 18

August 18, 2004

Team Eventing Jumping--Jumping Final Aug. 18 Results... Read More

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Individual Eventing Jumping Qualifier Aug. 18

August 18, 2004

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Olympic Veterinary Update, Aug. 17

August 17, 2004

Olympic veterinarians have been hard at work at the Olympic equestrian compound monitoring the health and welfare of the several hundred equine competitors that are either already competing or waiting for their discipline of specialty in the... Read More

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Team Eventing Cross Country Aug. 17

August 17, 2004

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Individual Eventing Cross Country Aug. 17

August 17, 2004

Individual Eventing Cross Country Aug. 17 Results... Read More

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Team Eventing Dressage Aug. 15

August 17, 2004

Team Eventing Dressage Aug. 15 Results... Read More

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Individual Eventing Dressage Eventing Aug. 15

August 17, 2004

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United States' Severson in Fourth After Dressage Phase

August 16, 2004

Britain, France and Germany Lead in Team Standings

ATHENS, Greece - Aug. 9, 2004 - The United States Eventing Team has its work cut out for it tomorrow and Wednesday since Great Britain, France, and Germany grabbed the lead in... Read More

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Olympic Eventing Day I: Chiacchia Fourth After First Day of Dressage Competition

August 16, 2004

Under conditions much more windy and cool than Saturday's heat wave and temperatures soaring over 100 degrees, American eventers began their bid for an Olympic medal during Day I of the two-day dressage phase at Athens' beautiful new equestrian... Read More

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Touzaint takes eventing lead after dressage, Funnell leads British to team lead; U.S., Severson fourth

August 16, 2004

By Joseph Schwerdt, NBCOlympics.com

ATHENS -- Young French rider Nicolas Touzaint took... Read More

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NBC Olympics Viewing Marathon Postponed Due to Hurricane Charley and Tropical Storm Bonnie

August 12, 2004

Universal Orlando Contest Temporarily Postponed, Rescheduled to Begin Sunday at 7 p.m. ET

Competitors Standing By at Universal Orlando Resort to Break Guinness World Record for TV Watching Marathon During NBC's 24-Hour Olympic... Read More

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Bob Costas & Katie Couric Co-Host NBC's Opening Ceremony Coverage Friday at 8 P.M. ET/PT

August 12, 2004

THE OLYMPICS RETURN TO GREECE FRIDAY ON NBC WITH THE OPENING CEREMONY OF THE 2004 ATHENS GAMES

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Costas and Couric Lead NBC's coverage of Athens Olympics Opening Ceremony at 8 PM ET/PT Friday

August 11, 2004

Telecast Includes Feature on Athens' Readiness & Security

NBC ATHENS PRESS OFFICE: 011 30 210 00 49288

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