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Sunday August 12, 2012                10:49am EDT

Stephen Kiprotich drew inspiration from Uganda’s only previous Olympic champion and capitalised on the benefits of training at altitude in Kenya to win the London Games men’s marathon on Sunday.

“I was unknown, now I am known,” Kiprotich told reporters after winning Uganda’s first medal of the Games in the final event of the athletics programme before thousands of cheering spectators on the streets of London.

John Akii-Bua, who set a world record in the 1972 Munich Games 400 metres hurdles final, was Uganda’s only other Olympic champion.

“I always kept him in mind,” Kiprotich said after accelerating away from Kenyans Wilson Kipsang and Abel Kirui with six kilometres remaining in the 42.195km race past some of London’s most celebrated landmarks on a hot and humid morning.

“I saw him coming like a cheetah,” exclaimed twice world champion Kirui, who had been locked in a three-way battle with Kiprotich and London champion Kipsang since the 30-km mark on a loop course with one short and three long laps.

“It was very hard to control that kind of move.”

Kipsang had taken the early lead, passing the halfway stage in 63 minutes 15 seconds in a successful attempt to split the field, before he was gradually reeled in by Kiprotich and Kirui.

“I took it out because the pace was so slow and I knew we would have problems at the end so I tried to push,” he explained.

Kiprotich crossed the line in two hours eight minutes one second, 26 seconds ahead of Kirui. Kipsang was 1:10 further back.

His time, in his fourth marathon, was the third fastest at the Olympic Games and his gold medal was the first of any kind by a Ugandan distance runner.

Kiprotich, 23, trains in Eldoret with a number of elite Kenyans, including Emmanuel Mutai, the east Africans’ third man in Sunday’s race.

“The problem with Uganda is that there are no facilities,” he said. “I come from an area where there are no facilities.

“I spend some time in Kenya, some in Uganda but most of my time is spent in Kenya in a training camp.

“At the start of the race I thought either Kenya would win, Ethiopia would win. Then I thought maybe I could move.

“It is our second gold medal. I made history for my people, my coaches, my manager, for Uganda. I am happy.”

from:  http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/08/12/oly-athl-athmar-day-idUSL6E8JC1PV20120812

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Stephen Kiprotich was born on February 27th, 1989 according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stephen_Kiprotich

February 27th, 1989

February 27th

2 + 27 +2+0+1+2 = 34 = his personal year (from February 27th, 2012 to February 26th, 2013) = Quickest.  Fastest.  Running.  Race.  Top speed.  Generating a buzz.

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August 11, 2012

The family Krzyzewski gathered at an Italian restaurant late last week, all 16 of them, as the end to another Olympic basketball tournament drew near. Children crawled under the table. Food spilled. Babies cried.

Mike Krzyzewski, the family patriarch, zoned out the chaos that surrounded him. As coach of the United States men’s national team, as architect of USA Basketball’s resurgence, he knew Argentina waited in the semifinals. His face betrayed his focus, which was not on dinner.

“Just a relaxing night with your family, right?” his middle daughter, Lindy Frasher, said to him.

As Frasher retold the story Saturday, he looked at her, raised an eyebrow and nodded. Mission mode, she called his facial expression.

Krzyzewski will coach in what seems certain to be his final international basketball game Sunday, a gold medal rematch between the United States and Spain. Beyond the 12 men he will lead onto the court at North Greenwich Arena, those closest to him will also be in attendance, and they are all female. They are his three daughters and his wife, Mickie.

He referred to them in one news conference last week, after a female moderator cut one answer off. “I’m surrounded by women,” Krzyzewski joked. “I’m used to being bossed around.”

Surrounded by women, Krzyzewski, of all people. He grew up without a sister, went to an all-boys Catholic high school, attended West Point before it allowed women, served in the Army and became a basketball coach. A men’s basketball coach.

Now, the women in his life, the ones who call his Duke team “our Duke team,” helped him to become both a better coach and an international one. The family traveled to every tournament, as Krzyzewski coached LeBron James and Kobe Bryant by day and returned to his wife and his children and his grandchildren at night. Frasher said that over the years, “We, I don’t want to say, softened him.” She paused. “But we softened him.”

“He would be a nightmare if he had sons,” his oldest child, Debbie Savarino, added.

They saw the gentler Krzyzewski before the Argentina game, when just before tip-off, he looked for his family in the stands. He found his grandchildren and motioned to them, his index finger moving up and down. The kiddo finger, they call it.

Mickie and the couple’s daughters — Savarino, 41; Frasher, 35; Jamie Spatola, 30 — gathered around a banquet table at the team hotel Saturday night and tried not to think about the end. The children were just that back in 1992, when Krzyzewski served as an assistant with the Dream Team at the Barcelona Games. They played checkers in the game room, next to where the future Hall of Famers held their card games every night.

The pressure did not exist then, not with that team, not as the family of an assistant. It felt, Savarino said, “like a big family vacation.”

Over the years, Krzyzewski’s daughters sometimes wondered if he would coach the national team. That became a reality in 2005, when the couple went to Las Vegas on vacation and Jerry Colangelo, chairman of USA Basketball, flew out and took Krzyzewski to dinner.

Mickie joined them for dessert. She knew right away that her husband had broken one family rule, a vote on all major decisions. She knew her husband well enough to know he would not turn the job down.

“People maybe think this is schmaltzy and hokey, but he’s very, very patriotic,” she said. “And very service oriented.”

The family joined Krzyzewski and the so-called Redeem Team for the Beijing Games in 2008. Spatola sat in on meetings, conducted interviews and wrote a book, “The Gold Standard,” based on her father’s USA Basketball experience — a family affair, even in print.

Beijing felt so much different than Barcelona. In 2008, Krzyzewski coached the best basketball players in the world, and if they lost, for whatever reason, the blame would have fallen to the college coach in charge of them.

“I was terrified,” Frasher said. “We felt like my dad’s legacy was on the line.”

The United States played Spain for the gold medal. Normally, in crunch time, Frasher will look to Savarino for reassurance, a “we’re good,” or a “don’t worry.” With two minutes left against Spain, Frasher looked over. “This is really bad,” Savarino told her. Spatola curled up in the fetal position, nearly unable to watch.

When the United States won gold, each player draped his medal around Krzyzewski’s neck. In the stands, his family cried. The family later watched that game together. Krzyzewski explained what had happened on the court. His daughters told him what had happened in the stands.

After the Olympics ended, Krzyzewski did not emphatically say he planned to quit the international job. He met with Colangelo when both happened to be in Chicago for a conference. They ordered deep dish pizza and drank red wine.

“We sat in the hotel lobby,” Colangelo said. “A Polish kid and an Italian kid from Chicago. Two neighborhood guys. That’s how things get done.”

When Krzyzewski signed on for another four years, his family did as well. That meant he would hold Team USA training camps in the summers, meant he would coach the Americans in Turkey in the world championships in 2010. They knew the time it took, the scouting involved, even if to the rest of the world the gig seemed remarkably easy. A reporter asked Krzyzewski last week if coaching all these All-Stars felt like kindergarten.

His family saw the work involved. After the United States toppled Argentina on Friday, Krzyzewski and his staff broke down tape. Mickie said he returned to their hotel room at 5:15 a.m. and paced the room before he went to bed. Serious to the end, apparently. Krzyzewski did join his family for a day of sightseeing; they took in Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace and Big Ben.

At a recent team meal, as each player entered, the room broke into applause. USA Basketball’s extended family clapped for Krzyzewski, too. He silenced the room immediately. “Let’s save it,” he said.

Krzyzewski met his wife in Chicago, through a mutual friend. He asked her out the first time he met her. He took her to a Martha Reeves and the Vandellas show. They danced. When he returned to West Point, he wrote her a letter and asked if she would go to a Chicago Bears game on one of his breaks. He later told her that in that instance she was his third choice. They married the day he graduated.

“I used to tell him, I didn’t sign up for this coaching gig,” she said. “I married a soldier. But what I realized is that he’s still a soldier.”

Mission mode throughout.

from:  http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/12/sports/olympics/coach-krzyzewski-nurtures-champions-with-family-at-his-side.html?_r=1&pagewanted=all

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Mike Krzyzewski was born on February 13th, 1947 according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mike_Krzyzewski

February 13th, 1947

2 + 13 +1+9+4+7 = 36 = his life lesson = Managing.  Crushing the competition.

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In the U.S. men’s basketball team’s first exhibition game this summer, it took 33 three-pointers against the Dominican Republic.

Against Nigeria in group play, the Americans attempted 46 three-pointers and made 29, an amazing 63%. And Carmelo Anthony made 10 of 12 and set a U.S. Olympics record with 37 points.

And why not? It’s an easy three.

At 22 feet, 1.7 inches, the FIBA international three-point line is closer to the basket than the NBA three-point line, which is 23 feet, 9 inches, except in the corner, where it’s 22 feet.

“It’s a lot easier,” Anthony said. “In our league, that’s a normal shot. That’s my range. That’s a shot that I take on a consistent basis and feel comfortable making.”

FIBA secretary general Patrick Baumann said in an interview Saturday that when FIBA moved its three-point line to its current spot in 2010 it should have moved it to the NBA distance.

“We have come to conclusion, at least in our mind, that we will at some point move it back to the NBA distance,” Baumann said. “It is obvious people have adjusted very fast. We think probably we should have gone sooner to the NBA distance from Day One.”

When U.S. forward Kevin Durant shoots a three, fans yell “layup,” an indication of how easy it is for Durant to make that shot.

“Kevin Durant, I think you can put it back as far as you want, and he will still make the points,” Baumann said. “There is no difference for some players.”

The U.S. men’s basketball team has destroyed opponents at the three-point line, and that strategy is expected to be a key in Sunday’s USA-Spain gold medal game.

If Spain has a chance, it must hit its threes and limit those by the Americans. Anthony is shooting 52.5%, Kobe Bryant 43.8%, Chris Paul 45.8% on three-pointers.

With the U.S. spacing the floor, that gives LeBron James ample opportunity to drive to the basket, leaving him with multiple options: shoot it himself if the defense decides to guard the three-point line or pass to open shooter if the defense collapses on him. It doesn’t leave an opponent with good choices.

Or as Lithuania coach Kestutis Kemzura said: “You have to pick your poison and then decide what you want to die from.”

Because the USA has played more games than every team other than Spain, let’s look at the number of three-point attempts the Americans take a game: 36.6, 12 more than the next closest teams, Lithuania (24.3 a game) and Argentina (24.1 a game).

The USA has made 16.3 threes for 44.5%. No other team is above 39.1%, and Spain is shooting 32.8% on threes. The Americans would have to make 66.7% of their two-point attempts to score as many points as they’ve scored shooting 44.5% on three-pointers.

Durant is shooting 55.8% on three-pointers and made eight of 10 three-pointers in a 126-97 victory against Argentina in group play. In a stretch where Durant made three consecutive threes, he launched one from 30 feet and it was all net.

“If DWill (Deron Williams) had thrown it to me a step across halfcourt, I was going to shoot,” Durant said. “It was just one of the things where I was feeling. It was a heat check. There were going to give me that ball, and no matter where I was I was going to pull it.”

from:  http://www.usatoday.com/sports/olympics/london/basketball/story/2012-08-11/London-Olympics-US-mens-basketball-Carmelo-Anthony/56980586/1

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Kobe Bryant was born on August 23rd, 1978 according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kobe_bryant

August 23rd, 1978

August 23rd

8 + 23 +2+0+1+1 = 35 = his personal year (from August 23rd, 2011 to August 22nd, 2012) = Defense.

35 year + 7 (July) = 42 = his personal month (from July 23rd, 2012 to August 22nd, 2012) = Everybody loves Kobe Bryant.

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In the U.S. men’s basketball team’s first exhibition game this summer, it took 33 three-pointers against the Dominican Republic.

Against Nigeria in group play, the Americans attempted 46 three-pointers and made 29, an amazing 63%. And Carmelo Anthony made 10 of 12 and set a U.S. Olympics record with 37 points.

And why not? It’s an easy three.

At 22 feet, 1.7 inches, the FIBA international three-point line is closer to the basket than the NBA three-point line, which is 23 feet, 9 inches, except in the corner, where it’s 22 feet.

“It’s a lot easier,” Anthony said. “In our league, that’s a normal shot. That’s my range. That’s a shot that I take on a consistent basis and feel comfortable making.”

FIBA secretary general Patrick Baumann said in an interview Saturday that when FIBA moved its three-point line to its current spot in 2010 it should have moved it to the NBA distance.

“We have come to conclusion, at least in our mind, that we will at some point move it back to the NBA distance,” Baumann said. “It is obvious people have adjusted very fast. We think probably we should have gone sooner to the NBA distance from Day One.”

When U.S. forward Kevin Durant shoots a three, fans yell “layup,” an indication of how easy it is for Durant to make that shot.

“Kevin Durant, I think you can put it back as far as you want, and he will still make the points,” Baumann said. “There is no difference for some players.”

The U.S. men’s basketball team has destroyed opponents at the three-point line, and that strategy is expected to be a key in Sunday’s USA-Spain gold medal game.

If Spain has a chance, it must hit its threes and limit those by the Americans. Anthony is shooting 52.5%, Kobe Bryant 43.8%, Chris Paul 45.8% on three-pointers.

With the U.S. spacing the floor, that gives LeBron James ample opportunity to drive to the basket, leaving him with multiple options: shoot it himself if the defense decides to guard the three-point line or pass to open shooter if the defense collapses on him. It doesn’t leave an opponent with good choices.

Or as Lithuania coach Kestutis Kemzura said: “You have to pick your poison and then decide what you want to die from.”

Because the USA has played more games than every team other than Spain, let’s look at the number of three-point attempts the Americans take a game: 36.6, 12 more than the next closest teams, Lithuania (24.3 a game) and Argentina (24.1 a game).

The USA has made 16.3 threes for 44.5%. No other team is above 39.1%, and Spain is shooting 32.8% on threes. The Americans would have to make 66.7% of their two-point attempts to score as many points as they’ve scored shooting 44.5% on three-pointers.

Durant is shooting 55.8% on three-pointers and made eight of 10 three-pointers in a 126-97 victory against Argentina in group play. In a stretch where Durant made three consecutive threes, he launched one from 30 feet and it was all net.

“If DWill (Deron Williams) had thrown it to me a step across halfcourt, I was going to shoot,” Durant said. “It was just one of the things where I was feeling. It was a heat check. There were going to give me that ball, and no matter where I was I was going to pull it.”

from:  http://www.usatoday.com/sports/olympics/london/basketball/story/2012-08-11/London-Olympics-US-mens-basketball-Carmelo-Anthony/56980586/1

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Kevin Durant was born on September 29th, 1988 according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kevin_Durant

September 29th, 1988

September 29th

9 + 29 +2+0+1+1 = 42 = his personal year (from September 29th, 2011 to September 28th, 2012) = Everybody loves Kevin Durant.

42 year + 7 (July) = 49 = his personal month (from July 29th, 2012 to August 28th, 2012) = Wish come true.

Nine of Cups Tarot card

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The USA's Carmelo Anthony reacts Friday after sinking a three-pointer vs. Argentina.

In the U.S. men’s basketball team’s first exhibition game this summer, it took 33 three-pointers against the Dominican Republic.

Against Nigeria in group play, the Americans attempted 46 three-pointers and made 29, an amazing 63%. And Carmelo Anthony made 10 of 12 and set a U.S. Olympics record with 37 points.

And why not? It’s an easy three.

At 22 feet, 1.7 inches, the FIBA international three-point line is closer to the basket than the NBA three-point line, which is 23 feet, 9 inches, except in the corner, where it’s 22 feet.

“It’s a lot easier,” Anthony said. “In our league, that’s a normal shot. That’s my range. That’s a shot that I take on a consistent basis and feel comfortable making.”

FIBA secretary general Patrick Baumann said in an interview Saturday that when FIBA moved its three-point line to its current spot in 2010 it should have moved it to the NBA distance.

“We have come to conclusion, at least in our mind, that we will at some point move it back to the NBA distance,” Baumann said. “It is obvious people have adjusted very fast. We think probably we should have gone sooner to the NBA distance from Day One.”

When U.S. forward Kevin Durant shoots a three, fans yell “layup,” an indication of how easy it is for Durant to make that shot.

“Kevin Durant, I think you can put it back as far as you want, and he will still make the points,” Baumann said. “There is no difference for some players.”

The U.S. men’s basketball team has destroyed opponents at the three-point line, and that strategy is expected to be a key in Sunday’s USA-Spain gold medal game.

If Spain has a chance, it must hit its threes and limit those by the Americans. Anthony is shooting 52.5%, Kobe Bryant 43.8%, Chris Paul 45.8% on three-pointers.

With the U.S. spacing the floor, that gives LeBron James ample opportunity to drive to the basket, leaving him with multiple options: shoot it himself if the defense decides to guard the three-point line or pass to open shooter if the defense collapses on him. It doesn’t leave an opponent with good choices.

Or as Lithuania coach Kestutis Kemzura said: “You have to pick your poison and then decide what you want to die from.”

Because the USA has played more games than every team other than Spain, let’s look at the number of three-point attempts the Americans take a game: 36.6, 12 more than the next closest teams, Lithuania (24.3 a game) and Argentina (24.1 a game).

The USA has made 16.3 threes for 44.5%. No other team is above 39.1%, and Spain is shooting 32.8% on threes. The Americans would have to make 66.7% of their two-point attempts to score as many points as they’ve scored shooting 44.5% on three-pointers.

Durant is shooting 55.8% on three-pointers and made eight of 10 three-pointers in a 126-97 victory against Argentina in group play. In a stretch where Durant made three consecutive threes, he launched one from 30 feet and it was all net.

“If DWill (Deron Williams) had thrown it to me a step across halfcourt, I was going to shoot,” Durant said. “It was just one of the things where I was feeling. It was a heat check. There were going to give me that ball, and no matter where I was I was going to pull it.”

from:  http://www.usatoday.com/sports/olympics/london/basketball/story/2012-08-11/London-Olympics-US-mens-basketball-Carmelo-Anthony/56980586/1

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Carmelo Anthony was born on May 29th, 1984 according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carmelo_Anthony

May 29th, 1984

May 29th

5 + 29 +2+0+1+2 = 39 = his personal year (from May 29th, 2012 to May 28th, 2013) = Perfect.  Compliments.

Knight of Cups Tarot card

39 year + 7 (July) = 46 = his personal month (from July 29th, 2012 to August 28th, 2012) = Making history.

Six of Cups Tarot card

46 month + 12 (12th of the month on Sunday August 12th, 2012) = 58 = his personal day = Halftime.

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              United States' Lebron James, center, is congratulated by teammates Kevin Durant, right, and Kevin Love, bottom, after slamming a dunk in a men's basketball semifinal game against Argentina at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)

Collins, finishing up his fourth year as NBC’s Olympic basketball analyst, said he believes the U.S. Dream Team from the 1992 Barcelona Games would beat the current United States team in a hypothetical matchup. The 1992 team’s front line is too imposing, he said.

With each sport having different rules concerning amateurism, Olympians return to varied lifestyles.

The more important matter at hand for the U.S. team is the gold-medal game Sunday against Spain. Spain has a solid front line, too, but will succeed or fail on the strength of its guard play, Collins said.

The Americans are “close to where they want to be, but all of the pressure is on them to win the gold medal,” he said. “Otherwise, it’s going to be a failure for them. They know that. It’s gold or bust for them.”

Collins is happy for a day off between games because his day job keeps him pretty busy. The current Philadelphia 76ers head coach has watched from London as the 76ers participated in a four-team megadeal that landed Andrew Bynum from the L.A. Lakers while sending Andre Iguodala to Denver.

Michael Jordan once said that participating on the Dream Team helped him learn some weaknesses of his All-Star teammates, things that he could exploit in later games. Collins said he knows the current players pretty well. The advantage to his analyst’s job comes in getting to know some of the international players, and evaluate whether they could play in the NBA.

Being a current coach also brings him fresh material for his analyst’s role.

“A big part of the Olympics is being able to story tell and to make it personal,” he said, “so you know these guys by more than just their numbers.”

The strength of the U.S. team this year is its versatility, with so many players able to operate all over the court. The team has proven to be explosive offensively when the 3-point shots are falling. Collins said he always believed the team’s supposed weakness in the front court was overstated since the U.S. has steadily outrebounded foes.

from:  http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/olympics/olympic-viewing-collins-anticipates-mens-basketball-gold-medal/2012/08/11/aecd1102-e430-11e1-89f7-76e23a982d06_story.html

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LeBron James was born on December 30th, 1984 according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lebron_james

December 30th, 1984

December 30th

12 + 30 +2+0+1+1 = 46 = his personal month (from December 30th, 2011 to December 29th, 2012) = Making history.

Six of Cups Tarot card

46 year + 7 (July) = 53 = his personal month (from July 30th, 2012 to August 29th, 2012) = Having a warrior spirit.

Knight of Swords Tarot card

53 + 12 (12th of the month on Sunday August 12th, 2012) = 65 = his personal day = Worldly success.  On top of the world.

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August 11, 2012

The last time the United States lost an Olympic women’s 4×400-meter relay final, in 1992, Francena McCorory was 3-years-old.

On Saturday night, McCorory ran the third leg for the American squad that continued its dominance in the event. The quartet of DeeDee Trotter, Allyson Felix, McCorory and Sanya Richards-Ross was timed in 3 minutes 16.87 seconds, well ahead of the silver medalists from Russia (3:20.23). Jamaica took third in 3:20.95.

With an opening leg of 49.57, Trotter handed Felix a lead of several meters, which she expanded with a split of 48.85. McCorory ran a 48.85 split and Richards-Ross came home in 49.07. The previous night, the 4×100 relay, which featured Felix, broke a world record that had stood for 27 years. For a while, it appeared that another bolt might strike out. But in the end, the 24-year-old world record of 3:15.17, set by the Soviet Union, was safe.

For Felix, 26, the relay offered a sense of what might have been. Her best time in the 400 meters, a 49.70, would have tied for the silver medal here but she bypassed the event here in favor of the 100 meters.

from:  http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/12/sports/olympics/olympic-relay-womens-united-states-mens-bolt.html

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DeeDee Trotter was born on December 8th, 1982 according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DeeDee_Trotter

December 8th, 1982

12 + 8 +1+9+8+2 = 40 = her life lesson = Doing her part.

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Claressa Shields

August 9, 2012                 6:45 PM ET

Claressa Shields won the first middleweight gold medal in women’s Olympic boxing, a dominant victory by an exuberant American teenager who danced, brawled and even stuck out her tongue.

Irish lightweight Katie Taylor and British flyweight Nicola Adams also won gold medals at the London Games’ landmark tournament Thursday. They claimed the first Olympic titles in a growing sport that was banned in Britain until 1996.

The five-day event was one of London’s biggest hits. And even amid the sea of Irish fans cheering Taylor’s every move, the 17-year-old fighter from Flint, Mich., was one of the breakout stars of the games.

Shields capped her rapid rise through the amateur ranks in the past two years with three strong performances in the London ring, providing USA Boxing with a much-needed boost.

Her power and elusiveness were far too much for Russia’s 33-year-old Nadezda Torlopova, nearly twice Shields’ age and half her speed at times. Shields won fairly easily, 19-12.

She shuffled, sidestepped and preened while showing off her power and speed, sticking her tongue out at Torlopova in the final round after dodging several punches by bobbing her head from side to side.

The teenager won the 12-member American team’s only gold medal in London. The winningest nation in Olympic boxing history got no medals from its men’s team for the first time, and flyweight Marlen Esparza won a bronze.

An ugly Olympics for the U.S. team ended with a performance worthy of Cassius Clay, Joe Frazier, Oscar De La Hoya and every American Olympic champion that came before Shields.

After her arm was raised for the never-in-doubt victory, Shields shimmied and shook her way out of the ring with swagger. With her hand over her heart on the medal podium moments later, she abruptly burst into uproarious laughter, her head rocking back in pure joy.

Most of the raucous crowd came to see Taylor, who won Ireland’s first gold medal at these Olympics amid a patriotic fervor of Irish flags, songs and thousands of devoted fans who treat her as a sports icon at home.

Taylor’s victory, a 10-8 win over Russia’s Sofya Ochigava, was perhaps the least memorable part of the afternoon. She barely beat Ochigava in a defensive fight, relying on a 4-1 points swing in the third round after trailing midway through the bout.

Unlike most of Taylor’s fights, the result was still in some doubt when the judges’ scores were announced. Taylor fell to her knees and looked skyward when her arm was raised, bringing an even louder roar from the fans, many of them in green face paint and elaborate Irish-themed costumes.

Taylor took a victory lap of ExCel arena after the medal ceremony, trailing a green, white and orange Irish flag behind her.

Ochigava predicted Wednesday she would lose a close fight to the arena favorite, and Taylor’s longtime foil wore an exasperated look of disbelief after the final scores were announced. She accepted her silver medal with arms folded across her chest, refusing to acknowledge the crowd’s cheers — but she hugged Taylor when all the medalists posed for photos later.

Taylor is the unofficial pound-for-pound champion of women’s boxing after winning the past four world titles with an entertaining style. Ochigava is Taylor’s only rival for lightweight supremacy, and the Russian criticized Taylor on Wednesday after both fighters won semifinal bouts, saying her Irish foe gets star treatment from referees and judges.

Try telling that to the crowd that embraced Taylor with unmatched fervor, realizing the Irish team’s flag-bearer was their best hope for gold in London. Taylor eventually teared up as she left the ring in her robe, but got it together for the medal ceremony, taking another victory lap of the arena with the flag trailing behind her.

Adams got nearly as much love for a victory that was perhaps even more impressive. She stunned world champion Ren Cancan of China in a 16-7 win that was met with cheers from a crowd that included the Duchess of Cambridge, formerly known as Kate Middleton.

Adams knocked down Ren — a rare occurrence in such a high-level amateur fight — in the second round with a left to the throat and a right to the head. She eventually finished off the top-seeded flyweight, dominating the middle rounds by a combined 10-3.

Adams celebrated the final bell by throwing a few punches at the roaring home crowd. Adams’ two British teammates also were favored to medal, but lost early.

“I am so happy and overwhelmed with joy right now,” Adams said. “I have wanted this all my life, and I have done it.”

from:  http://espn.go.com/olympics/summer/2012/boxing/story/_/id/8251275/2012-london-olympics-17-year-old-claressa-shields-beats-nadezda-torlopova-wins-middleweight-gold-medal

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Claressa Shields was born on March 17th, 1995 according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Claressa_Shields

March 17th, 1995

March 17th

3 + 17 +2+0+1+2 = 25 = her personal year (from March 17th, 2012 to March 16th, 2013) = Exciting.  Thrilling.

25 year + 7 (July) = 32 = her personal month (from July 17th, 2012 to August 16th, 2012) = Olympics.  Boxing.  Winning.  Gold medal.  #1.  The best.

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9 August 2012                  20:42 GMT

Christian Taylor leapt to the Olympic triple jump title with a jump of 17.81m – the biggest in the world this year.

The American, 22, won the world title in Daegu last year and was in trouble when he fouled his first two efforts before finding the killer distance.

Compatriot Will Claye took silver with 17.62m, while Fabrizio Donato of Italy collected the bronze with 17.48m.

British hope Phillips Idowu failed to qualify for the final after registering just 16.53m in qualifying.

Idowu’s biggest jump this season was 17.31m which would only have been good enough for a fifth-placed finish.

Donato set the early mark with a first-round leap of 17.38m, and Claye then hit the front when he went to 17.54m.

Taylor was red-flagged on his first two attempts and needed a 17.15m effort with his third to keep him in the final, but then crucially pulled out a 17.81m jump with his next visit to the runway.

Claye improved on his next visit but could not connect with his final approach to leave Taylor as the new Olympic champion.

Final Results

 
Rank Athlete Country Medal moment Result
1 Taylor USA 17.81 m SB
2 Claye USA 17.62 m
3 Donato ITA 17.48 m

 

from:  http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/olympics/18914261

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Christian Taylor was born on June 18th, 1990 according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christian_Taylor_(athlete)

June 18th, 1990

6 + 18 +1+9+9+0 = 43 = his life lesson = Congratulations.  Celebrating.  Good times.

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Jumping for joy: Adams was all smiles after her stunning victory in the flyweight final

10:44 EST                9 August 2012

History belongs to a bonny little lass from Leeds with a smile like sunshine and a punch like thunder. So does the future.

Nicola Adams won the first medal achieved by a female boxer at the Olympics and – like her – it was bright, beautiful and golden.

As if her indelible mark in the ring-dust of time were not enough, Adams will for ever signpost the path to glory for the generations of girls brave enough to dare follow her into the toughest arena in sport.

That's mine: Adams shows off her medal on the podium
That's mine: Adams shows off her medal on the podium
That’s mine: Adams shows off her medal on the podium after her comprehensive victory
Proud on top: Adams stands on the podium after easing to her triumph on home soilProud on top: Adams stands on the podium after easing to her triumph on home soil

Down and out: Ren Cancan was sent to the canvas by the unstoppable AdamsDown and out: Ren Cancan was sent to the canvas by the unstoppable Adams

 

Royal approval: The Duchess of Cambridge watched the bout
Nicola Adams

Royal approval: The Duchess of Cambridge watched the bout as Adams triumphed

Our Nicola did not so much make a statement yesterday afternoon as a command, defying the doubters to refuse a place in the permanent pantheon of the Games to women’s boxing.

She did so with a performance against a world champion which was not only stupendous but which in terms of both Olympic and  social significance surpasses  even the poster-girl brilliance of Jessica Ennis.

At 28, with so little funding that she was financially dependent  on her modest family and coming up to her third month confined  to bed with a back injury, Adams was on the brink of giving up on  her dream.

The sudden admission of her sport to London 2012 saved her, not only for herself but the country. But when the ultimate reward came in the Thames Docklands it changed her not one iota.

Where the lovely and loveable Jess has been nightclubbing with the capital’s A-list celebrities, the admirable and adorable Nicky had this to say when asked how she would celebrate last night: ‘I’m going out with the old man and the family to … Nando’s.’

Bless her.

Above all rejoice with her in the triumph of the daughter of a  humble immigrant family who has reached up to touch the stars and in so doing has shown millions like her that nothing is impossible if you have the heart of a lioness and the stomach for hard work.

Confidence: Adams was all smiles as she walked to the ring in front of the home fansConfidence: Adams was all smiles as she walked to the ring in front of the home fans

If there has been anything more uplifting in these two weeks  of endeavour thus far then you  will have to show me again on  the video.

Yet there were no mawkish tears, no maudlin collapses. Just delight unconfined, exuberance held in modest restraint by satisfaction with a job supremely well done.That smile never seemed to stop shining, not even during the four rounds of hand-to-hand combat.

From the first bell of this, the first female final, Adams was too quick, too sharp, too brim-full of belief for China’s hitherto omnipotent  Ren Cancan. Her non-stop  aggression was a nightmare for her opponent and the points piled up in the British corner as Ren was knocked down in a heap by a  clinically executed left-right  combination in the second round.

‘I didn’t see that coming,’ grinned Adams. ‘I was just thinking about becoming Olympic champion.’ By then, so were we all and the final tally of 16-7 could have been wider.Ren got up to take the eight count and fought on but Adams certainly canned Cancan. So dominant was Adams that in the last seconds before the final bell she indulged in an Ali Shuffle.

‘They’ll have to call it the Nicky Shuffle now,’ she joked, laughing now. That was one crowning moment. Then came another.

Take that: Adams was simply too strong for her opponent at the ExCel on ThursdayTake that: Adams was simply too strong for her opponent at the ExCel on Thursday

Feel the force: Cancan had no answer to the power from AdamsFeel the force: Cancan had no answer to the power from Adams

Packing a punch: Adams was delighted after making history at the OlympicsPacking a punch: Adams was delighted after making history at the Olympics

Happiness came to this girl with a ribbon around her neck: ‘It’s a dream come true. I have wanted this all my life and I’ve got it. It was an amazing feeling to step on the podium and taking the medal home to Leeds will be special.’ To  Yorkshire, where yet another postbox will soon be painted gold.

In fact, it was two jobs done to perfection within 24 hours, both different and cleverly so. Adams had met the swarming attacks of Indian icon Mary Kom in the  semi-final a day earlier by boxing stylishly, keeping her at bay with a strict jab and picking her off with accurate counter-punches.

Ren was different, an elegant lady who likes to be unhurried. So Adams overwhelmed her with a furious and sustained assault  from all angles. This remarkable, adaptable command of such a variety of boxing skills even asked questions of the status of the girl who followed her into the ring as the best female boxer in the world.

There can be advantages in being the smallest. As a flyweight Adams had the honour of winning the first women’s medal. She was cheered to the rafters but the Irish had taken over a majority of the 10,000 seats and when their beloved Katie Taylor came in they again challenged the Games decibel level of 113 set the night their lightweight girl met Liverpool’s  Natasha Jonas in one helluva fight.

Come the golden hour, Taylor was made to struggle for her 10-8 win by the technically adept Russian Sofia Ochigava. She got there by changing her own style to that of a counter-puncher in the last two rounds and the great Barry McGuigan took the microphone to officially launch the hoolie for Ireland’s first gold medal at these Games. But while Taylor is generally recognised as No 1 among her species, Adams stole that from her. Maybe for one night only, perhaps for a while now that the silver bridesmaid at two World Championships has acquired a taste for dressing in gold.

There were smiles, too, from Clarissa Shields as she spared the blushes of the first US men’s boxing team ever to go home without a medal by winning gold at middleweight.

But ladies night in the East End belonged to a working-class English girl who dared to dream.

story from and video at:  http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/olympics/article-2186107/London-2012-Olympics-Nicola-Adams-wins-boxing-gold.html#ixzz235MZXGN0

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Nicola Adams was born on October 26th, 1982 according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicola_Adams

October 26th, 1982

October 26th

10 + 26 +2+0+1+1 = 40 = her personal year (from October 26th, 2011 to October 25th, 2012) = Doing her part.

40 year + 7 (July) = 47 = her personal month (from July 26th, 2012 to August 25th, 2012) = Famous.  Internationally known.

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Screamer: Carli Lloyd scores USA's second goal from distance

15:33 EST                9 August 2012

Carli Lloyd was the United States’ Olympic hero again tonight as they avenged their World Cup final defeat by Japan and took gold at Wembley.

Lloyd’s brilliant two goals in the final were enough for the USA to complete a hat-trick of Olympic titles, as the midfielder added to her winner in the 2008 final.

They also made amends for her penalty shoot-out miss in last year’s World Cup final.

Yuki Ogimi pulled a goal back for Japan, who had plenty of chances to equalise and were denied by the woodwork as they failed in a bid to add the Olympic title to their world crown.

But they contributed to a superb spectacle and another brilliant advert for the women’s game.

The USA were playing in their fifth successive final, having lost just one of the previous four, while Japan were in their very first.

Both sides had survived scares in the semis, the USA coming from behind three times to beat Canada in extra-time, and Japan weathering a second-half onslaught against France.

There was good support for each team among the 80,203 crowd – a record for a women’s game at the Olympics – with alternate chants of ‘USA’ and ‘Nippon’, but it was the former fans celebrating in the eighth minute as Lloyd opened the scoring.

Tobin Heath got free down the left and crossed for Alex Morgan, whose heavy touch actually allowed her to stand up a ball which Lloyd arrived late to nod home, stealing it off the toe of Abby Wambach.

It was the first time Japan had been behind all tournament and they responded superbly, going close twice in quick succession 10 minutes later.

A fine move ended with Nahomi Kawasumi’s shot being blocked by Christie Rampone – although it may have been going wide – with Hope Solo thwarting Ogimi on the rebound.

Solo then excelled herself, magnificently tipping Ogimi’s header from Kawasumi’s cross onto the crossbar, Ogimi smashing over the follow-up.

Heath was lucky to get away with handballing Aya Miyama’s free-kick as Japan continued to dominate but they enjoyed a let-off themselves when Azusa Iwashimizu headed Amy LePeilbet’s cross against her own post.

They should have equalised in the 33rd minute, Miyama the next to hit the woodwork after Shinobu Ohno found herself all alone in the box, the latter then sending a beautiful curling shot inches wide.
Both sides threatened early in the second half before Lloyd scored a stunning second goal in the 54th minute.

The Japan defence backed off as the midfielder carried the ball forward but even they could not have predicted the unstoppable 20-yard shot that flew into the net.

We've done it! Abby Wambach celebrates as USA win goldWe’ve done it! Abby Wambach celebrates as USA win gold

However the world champions refused to buckle and, after bringing on Asuna Tanaka, they halved the deficit in the 63rd minute.

A lovely move saw Homare Sawa’s shot blocked by Rampone and the ball broke for Ogimi to poke home.

A sprawling Miho Fukumoto save prevented Rachel Buehler restoring the USA’s two-goal lead while there was a desperate scramble at the other end after they failed to deal with a free-kick.

Lloyd was agonisingly close to a hat-trick when she drove inches over and Japan substitute Mana Iwabuchi should have equalised when she robbed Rampone 20 yards out but shot too close to Solo, who nevertheless produced a fine save.

Wambach could have netted late on but it did not matter that she missed out as the USA held on.

from:  http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/olympics/article-2186160/London-2012-Olympics-Womens-football-USA-2-Japan-1-Carli-Lloyd-scores-twice-gold.html

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Carli Lloyd was born on July 16th, 1982 according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carli_Lloyd

July 16th, 1982

7 + 16 +1+9+8+2 = 43 = her life lesson = Congratulations.  Celebrating.  Good times.

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July 16th, 1982

July 16th

7 + 16 +2+0+1+2 = 28 = her personal year (from July 16th, 2012 to July 15th, 2013) = Unstoppable.  Hero.

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Zhou Lulu

5 August 2012               18:26 GMT

China’s Zhou Lulu wins the gold medal in the women’s super heavyweight class after a world record-breaking duel with Russia’s Tatiana Kashirina.

The Russian Kashirina sets a new snatch world record and then a total world record of 332kg, but it is short-lived as Zhou beats the weight by 1kg with her second clean and jerk.

Hripsime Khurshudyan of Armenia beat defending Olympic champion Jang Mi-ran of South Korea in a battle for bronze.

from:  http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/olympics/19141725

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Zhou Lulu was born on March 19th, 1988 according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhou_Lulu

March 19th, 1988

3 + 19 +1+9+8+8 = 48 = her life lesson = A woman on a mission.  Doing what she was born to do.  Fulfilling her life’s purpose.

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15:47 EST                4 August 2012

It capped the most extraordinary 45 minutes British athletics will surely ever witness.

These London Games have seen some superlative moments but surely nothing will cap what occurred in the Olympic Stadium as Mo Farah struck home for gold with 450 metres to go.

All evening the Olympic Stadium had yelled itself hoarse but now, at the last, the volume increased again, the crowd on their feet, urging Farah home.

Truth be told, there were some nervous moments as those those long legs strode out confidently, eating up the ground in a 53.48sec last lap.

Stunned: Mo Farah crosses the line to win the 10,000m title at the London OlympicsStunned: Mo Farah crosses the line to win the 10,000m title at the London Olympics

But in reality Farah was always in control, never panicking on his way to 10,000m victory.

There he was, the man born in Somalia before moving to Hounslow when he was eight years old and of thoroughly British character, leading out a string of Africans.

They included double world record holder Kenenisa Bekele, as well as his American training partner Galen Rupp, but it was Farah who dominated the race.

Waiting game: Farah (second right) stalks the leader as he prepares to make his move in the 10,000mWaiting game: Farah (second right) stalks the leader as he prepares to make his move in the 10,000m

 

Happy families: Farah celebrates with his daughter Rihanna after winning goldHappy families: Farah celebrates with his daughter Rihanna after winning gold

They tried to reel him in, Bekele’s younger brother, Tariku, producing the best effort.

Kenensia was tracking too, but unable to close the gap. Round the back came Rupp, looking like he might run away from everyone.

Yet no-one prevailed and Farah crossed the line first in 26min 46.57sec.

Hard at work: Mo Farah runs in the 10,000m at the Olympic Stadium in LondonHard at work: Mo Farah runs in the 10,000m at the Olympic Stadium in London

Great Britain's Mo Farah celebrates winning the Men's 10,000m final at the Olympic Stadium

It was an epic run but coming on the back of gold medals for Greg Rutherford and Jessica Ennis it was British athletics finest-ever moment delivered in truly superlative style.

 

‘I can’t believe it,’ said Farah. ‘I’ve never experienced something like this. It doesn’t come round often to have this on your door step and the amount of people supporting me, shouting out your name – it’s never going to get better. This is the best moment of my life.’

‘It’s something I have worked so hard for – 120 miles week in week out. What you put in to it is what you get out. ‘I want to thank everyone who has supported me from my childhood and until now. Without all them people this wouldn’t have happened. I have got to enjoy this moment.’

Sealed with a kiss: Farah celebrates with his wife Tania and daughter Rihanna Sealed with a kiss: Farah celebrates with his wife Tania and daughter Rihanna

It was a joyous moment when his seven-year-old step daughter, Rhianna, ran on to the track and was greeted by Farah.

His wife, Tania, pregnant with twin girls, followed behind and the family joined in a delightful embrace.

‘Seeing my daughter was really emotional,’he admitted.

‘She came out running to me and I was like wow!’

Royal acclaim: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge cheer on Mo FarahRoyal acclaim: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge cheer on Mo Farah

He then embarked on a lap of honour with training partner and friend Rupp, who to his delight had taken silver in 26:48.00.

The younger Bekele was third in 27:31.34.

Not since 1984 has a European runner won an Olympic 10,000m gold medal and a Briton never has.

Not since the Africans took over the distance and colonised it as their own. Farah always seemed in control.

MO FARAH FACTFILE

1983: March 23 – Born in Mogadishu, Somalia. He would arrive in Britain as a refugee at the age of eight.

2001: Wins first major title by winning the 5,000 metres at the European Junior Athletics Championships in Athens.

2006: Wins silver in the 5,000m at the European Championships in Gothenburg, Sweden. Wins the European Cross Country Championship in December of the same year.

2007: Finishes sixth in the 5,000m at the World Championships in Osaka, Japan.

2008: Fails to reach the final of the 5,000m at the Beijing Olympics.

2009: Breaks the British 3,000m record twice in a matter of weeks early in the year and goes on to take gold in the same event at the European Indoor Championships. Finishes seventh in the 5,000m at the World Championships in Berlin, the top European.

2010: July 27 – Wins the 10,000m at the European Championships in Barcelona. July 31 – Completes a distance running double by claiming gold in the 5,000m. August 19 – At a Diamond League meeting in Zurich, sets a new British record with a time of 12:57.94 in the 5,000m.

2011: February – Announces he is relocating to Portland, Oregon, to train under Alberto Salazar. February 19 – Sets a British indoor record with a time of 13:10.60 in the 5,000m at Birmingham. March 5 – Wins gold in the 3,000m at the European Indoor Championships. March 20 – Wins the NYC Half Marathon with a time of one hour 23 seconds after entering late when a planned 10,000m event in New Zealand was cancelled due to earthquake damage. June 3 – Sets a new British and European record of 26:46.57 to win the 10,000m at a Diamond League meeting in Eugene. July 22 – Sets a British record of 12:53.11 in the 5,000m at a Diamond League meeting in Monaco. August 28 – Wins 10,000m silver at the World Championships in Daegu. September 4 – Wins 5,000m gold at the World Championships in Daegu.

2012: March 11 – Misses out on a medal in the 3,000m at the World Indoor Championships in Istanbul, finishing fourth. June 2 – Runs fastest 5,000m of the year, clocking 12:56.98 to win the Diamond League race in Eugene, beating Olympic champion and world record holder Kenenisa Bekele. June 27 – Becomes the first man to retain the 5,000m title at the European Championships by winning gold in Helsinki. August 4 – Wins the 10,000m Olympic title at London 2012.

from:  http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/olympics/article-2183775/Mo-Farah-wins-10-000m–London-2012-Olympics.html#ixzz22g9peTy5

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Mo Farah was born on March 23rd, 1983 according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mo_Farah

March 23rd, 1983

3 + 23 +1+9+8+3 = 47 = his life lesson = Famous.  Internationally known.  Legacy.

Seven of Cups Tarot card

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March 23rd, 1983

March 23rd

3 + 23 +2+0+1+2 = 31 = his personal year (from March 23rd, 2012 to March 22nd, 2013) = Competition.  Competing.  Rising to the challenge.  Personal best.  Outdoing himself.

Five of Wands Tarot card

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using the number/letter grid:

 
1      2      3       4       5       6      7      8      9
A      B     C       D       E       F      G      H      I
J      K      L      M      N       O      P      Q      R
S      T      U      V      W      X      Y      Z

Where:

A = 1              J = 1              S = 1

B = 2              K = 2             T = 2

C = 3              L = 3             U = 3

D = 4              M = 4            V = 4

E = 5              N = 5            W = 5

F = 6              O = 6             X = 6

G = 7              P = 7             Y = 7

H = 8              Q = 8             Z = 8

I = 9               R = 9

 

 

Mo Farah

46 61918                35

 

his path of destiny = 35 = Track and field.  Long distance runner.  Endurance.

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August 2, 2012

North Korea’s Olympic athletes are thrilling their countrymen with surprising success in winning medals and they are attributing their success to their Dear Leader Kim Jong Un.

But others, including former North Korean athletes who have defected, suggest the success of the country’s small contingent of athletes at the games may be the result of a policy of training them from a very young age at specialized schools, backed up by rewards like cars and refrigerators for winners and the threat of labor camps for losers.

North Korea ranks 14th in the overall medal count, but fifth in terms of the number of gold medals with four.

The country won two golds in men’s weightlifting, one in women’s weightlifting and one in women’s judo. It also captured a bronze medal in women’s weightlifting.

The communist nation has 56 athletes competing in 11 sports. Its hopes for additional medals lie in boxing, wrestling, diving, table tennis, judo, and archery. The best Olympic result in the past was four gold medals and five bronzes in Barcelona 1992.

Joyful residents in North Korea gather to watch the games on huge outdoor screens and public places with television connection.

“After witnessing the gold medal at the Olympics, my heart is unutterably happy and my pride (in our nation) is growing,” an unidentified woman said on state television news.

That pride is exactly what the country’s new 28 year-old leader Kim Jong Un is looking for. He has taken control of the impoverished nation of 25 million after his father Kim Jong Il passed away last December. Decades of famine have left many North Koreans bitter and analysts say this Olympic Games’ fever is a perfect opportunity to generate loyalty and devotion among his subjects.

Gold medalist Kim Un-Guk, who set an Olympic record in 62-kilogram weightlifting, dutifully attributed his triumph to their leader Kim Jong Un.

“I won first place because the shining Supreme Commander Kim Jong Un gave me power and courage,” he told reporters in London.

An Kum-Ae, who won her gold in the women’s judo 52-kilogram division, said, “I cannot be any happier than right now for I can give my gold medal to our great leader, Kim Jong Un.”

Woo-Young Lee, a professor at University of North Korean Studies in Seoul, says, “Athletes in North Korean society are revered as elites and they are managed, trained, and supported on a national level.”

Hand-picked by the Communist Party’s Sports Committee, the athletes are trained at very young ages and registered at specialized schools which provide “daily meals and spending money at times,” said Gu-Kyeong Bang, a defector living in South Korea.

from:  http://abcnews.go.com/International/north-koreas-key-olympic-medals-rewards-winners-punishment/story?id=16907983#.UBrzS01lQWc

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using the number/letter grid:

 
1      2      3       4       5       6      7      8      9
A      B     C       D       E       F      G      H      I
J      K      L      M      N       O      P      Q      R
S      T      U      V      W      X      Y      Z

Where:

A = 1              J = 1              S = 1

B = 2              K = 2             T = 2

C = 3              L = 3             U = 3

D = 4              M = 4            V = 4

E = 5              N = 5            W = 5

F = 6              O = 6             X = 6

G = 7              P = 7             Y = 7

H = 8              Q = 8             Z = 8

I = 9               R = 9

 

 

Rim Jong Sim

994 1657 194                55

 

her path of destiny = 55 = Mind-blowing.

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Wednesday August 1, 2012              6:25pm EDT

Hungary’s Daniel Gyurta was third-time lucky on Wednesday as he powered to gold in the 200 meters breaststroke, breaking a world record and denying host-nation Britain their first male swimming gold in almost a quarter of a century.

Propelled by a deafening roar inside London’s Aquatics Centre, Gyurta held on to beat Briton Michael Jamieson in a desperate finish, to win in a time of two minutes, 07.28 seconds.

Scotland’s Jamieson was just 0.15 seconds behind, after almost drawing level with Gyurta approaching the wall. Japan’s Ryo Tateishi, swimming in the outside lane, was third.

Three-time Olympian Gyurta had won silver in the 200 in Athens in 2004 at just 15, but then slipped to fifth in Beijing.

He has since bounced back with a storming four years, winning the last two European and two world championships.

“I managed to prove to everyone and to myself after those devastating two years after the 2004 Olympic Games that I could bounce back, and do what I dreamed of since my childhood,” said the visibly elated 23-year-old. “It is the biggest achievement of my life.”

In a race that pitted some of the greatest names in the stroke against newer arrivals, Gyurta shaved 0.03 off the record set by Australia’s Christian Sprenger at the 2009 world championships, when the now-banned bodysuits were still allowed.

Gyurta, his competitors said, had been the top challenger.

“His last 50 meters are consistently the fastest in the world,” Britain’s Jamieson said. “He’s been the man to beat over the last few years.”

The race did not go to plan, however, for the breaststroke veterans competing for a spot on the podium.

Australia’s Brenton Rickard finished seventh, while Japan’s Kosuke Kitajima ended almost a decade-long dominance of the stroke, missing out on his last crack at winning a fifth gold medal and on the elusive feat of becoming the first male swimmer to win the same individual event at three Olympics.

Kitajima, hugely popular in Japan, has dominated breaststroke since the 2003 world championships in Barcelona. He went on to win the breaststroke double at Athens in 2004 and Beijing four years later.

In London he had been locked in a race with Michael Phelps to become the first male swimmer to do the three-peat.

When Phelps failed to win a medal in the 400 medley on Saturday, Kitajima got the opportunity to become the first, but he missed the podium altogether in his own first event, the 100 breaststroke, only to miss it again in his second.

Phelps has two more opportunities this week, with the 100 fly and the 200 individual medley.

“I swam my own race,” Kitajima said. “I have no regrets.”

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Daniel Gyurta was born on May 4th, 1989 according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daniel_Gyurta

May 4th, 1989

5 + 4 +1+9+8+9 = 36 = his life lesson = The height of achievement.

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