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2004 Olympic Canoe Kayak Press Archives

created 11/14/04


Athens Elevating our Image Greece Kathimerini.com November 19, 2004

China takes the Olympic limelight CNN.com August 30, 2004

Day 16: The Report Card Sportal.Com.Au August 29, 2004

Sprint Semi-Finals Come to Close NBC Olympics.com August 26, 2004

Bad day for U.S. kayaking teams MSNBC Olympics.com August 26, 2004

Olympic Legend Birgit Fischer DW-World.DE August 24, 2004

Athens Canoe Course Worth Its Salt NPR All Things Considered August 24, 2004

Jon Lugbill on Olympic Sprint Prelims NBC Olympics.com August 23, 2004

Scott Parsons 6th, a lot wiser Toledo Blade August 21, 2004
David Ford finds happiness in his effort Globe and Mail.com August 21, 2004

Campbell's Left Up The Greek Without A Paddle Daily Record August 21, 2004

Brett Heyl's spirits still afloat Boston Globe August 21, 2004

Walsh's silver slalom slowed by fast talk Guardian Unlimited Sports August 21, 2004

Final run catches Scott Parsons by surprise Cleveland.com August 21, 2004

David Ford can't beat the clock The Calgary Sun August 21, 2004

Walsh's gold washes away in big wave Telegraph Sports August 21, 2004

Hochschorners defend olympic gold Slovensko.com August 20, 2004

Scott Parsons Finishes Sixth in Whitewater Slalom USA Canoe Kayak August 20, 2004

K1 French Connection by Jon Lugbill NBC Olympics.com  August 20, 2004

Frenchman churns to kayak gold MSNBC August 20, 2004

French take gold and bronze in single kayak USA Today August 20, 2004

Peter and Pavol Hochschorner Grab C2 Gold NBC Olympics.com August 20, 2004

Twins claim second Slovak gold CNN.com August 20, 2004

Slovakian brothers take pairs canoe gold AP Wire, ESPN.com August 20, 2004

K1 & C2 Olympic Images Athens 2004.com August 20, 2004

Canoe Kayak Whitewater Slalom Images Yahoo.com August 20, 2004

Bowman and Smith Miss Final Sporting Life August 20, 2004

Men's C2 Canoe Double: Comments after the Men's C2 Final Athens 2004.com August 20, 2004

Men's C2 Canoe Double: Comment by Men's C2 medallists Athens 2004.com August 20, 2004

Silver Lining for Walsh in K1 Sporting Life.com August 20, 2004

Wonder Walsh Lands Kayak Silver Scotsman.com August 20, 2004

Men's K1 Kayak: More comments from Peschier, Walsh, Lefevre Athens 2004.com August 20, 2004

Men's K1 Kayak: Comments from Peschier, Walsh, Lefevre Athens 2004.com August 20, 2004  

Olympics can become extreme News Journal August 20, 2004

David Ford prefers to run things his way The Globe & Mail August 20, 2004

Kayaker rips into whiners Winnipeg Sun August 20, 2004

Psychologist helps Ford focus Winnipeg Sun August 20, 2004

Men's K1 Kayak Single: Comments after the Men's K1 semifinal Athens 2004.com August 20, 2004

K1 & C2 Olympic Images Athens 2004.com August 19, 2004

Joe Jacobi Canoe Olympian Looks for More Gold in Athens NPR Radio Noah Adams August 18, 2004

Athens 2004: Wonders Mirror.co.UK August 19, 2004

K1 dreams dashed for Rheinisch Ireland Online August 19, 2004
Tough competition expected in Men's K1 Athens 2004.com August 19, 2004

Swiss KURT paddles first to the semifinals of K1 Athens 2004.com August 19, 2004

Slovakia's domination continues at Canoe / Kayak Slalom Athens 2004.com August 19, 2004

Access Hollywood's Billy Bush Whitewater Warrior with Rebecca Giddens NBC August 18, 2004

U.S. Will Be Well Represented in Whitewater Slalom Semifinals USA Canoe Kayak August 19, 2004

Defending Olympic champions race in Men's C2 and Men's K1 Athens 2004.com August 18, 2004

A moment with Nick Smith & Stuart Bowman www.stuartmcintosh.co.uk August 19, 2004

Silver medalist, kayaker Giddens has solid-gold love for sport SignOnSanDiego.com August 18, 2004

Rebecca Giddens grabs silver despite 'Margaritaville' glitch Atlanta Journal-Constitution August 18, 2004

Bell can only watch as golden dream fades The Age.com August 19, 2004

Cartwright can't make final splash Ottawa Sun Online August 19, 2004

Slovak government stopped its session to watch television Martikan & Kaliska August 18, 2004
Estanguet retains Olympic title RTE.ie Sport August 18, 2004

Aussies miss medals in kayak slalom smh.au.com August 19, 2004

Germany Paddles to Bronze DW-World.DE August 19, 2004

Jon Lugbill talks about Rebecca winning the Silver Medal NBC Olympics.com August 18, 2004

Jon Lugbill talks about the Olympic C1 Medal Race NBC Olympics.com August 18, 2004

Kayak venue dazzles Winnipeg Sun August 18, 2004

Slovakia experience ups and downs at Canoe/Kayak Slalom Athens 2004.com August 18, 2004

Men's C1 Canoe: Estanguet, Martikan, Pfannmoeller Athens 2004.com August 18, 2004

Rebecca Giddens Wins Silver Medal in Slalom USA Canoe Kayak August 18, 2004

USA's Giddens takes silver in kayaking single slalom USA Today August 18, 2004

American Giddens paddles to slalom silver MSNBC Olympics.com August 18, 2004

Martikan penalised, Estanguet wins gold again Athens 2004.com August 18, 2004

USA gets silver in kayak singles Sports Network August 18, 2004

Elena Kaliska (SVK) wins gold Athens 2004.com August 18, 2004

Gambler Reeves turns agony to ecstasy The Times Online August 18, 2004
Women's K1 Kayak: Kaliska, Giddens, Reeves Athens 2004.com August 18, 2004

Slovakia wins slalom medal Ireland Online August 18, 2004

Helen Reeves Claims Bronze Sport Scotsman.com August 18, 2004
Giddens paddles to strong showing Green Bay Press-Gazette August 18, 2004

Salty, Foamy Day in the Athens White Water The New York Times August 18, 2004

Canoe Kayak Slalom Photos Yahoo.com August 18, 2004

C1 & K1W Olympic Images Athens 2004.com August 18, 2004

Jon Lugbill describes Rebecca Giddens qualifying race NBC Olympics.com August 17, 2004

Martikan -vs- Estanguet by Jon Lugbill NBC Olympics.com August 17, 2004

Rebecca Giddens Qualifies in Fifth Place Heading into Semifinals USA Canoe Kayak August 17, 2004

Family proud of Ennis despite last-place finish Citizen-Times.com August 17, 2004

Ennis flips, finished last in whitewater slalom Citizen-Times.com August 17, 2004

It's the Mistakes that Make the Difference USA Canoe Kayak August 17, 2004

Canoe Kayak Slalom Photos Athens 2004.com August 17, 2004

Giddens advances to women's kayak semis NBC Olympics.com August 17, 2004

Giddens advances to single kayak semifinals AP Wire August 17, 2004

Ni Challarain through to K1 semi-final Ireland Online August 17, 2004

Saltwater Is a Challenge for Canoe and Kayak New York Times.com August 17, 2004

C1 & K1W Olympic Images Athens 2004.com August 17, 2004

Matt Taylor Could Become a New Father While in Greece USA Canoe Kayak August 16, 2004

Defending Olympic champions take on challenging course Athens 2004.com August 16, 2004

Canoe/Kayak Olympic Medal Picks USA Today August 15, 2004

Ennis to compete Tuesday Citizen-Times.com August 15, 2004

What is whitewater slalom? Citizen-Times.com August 15, 2004

Patriot battery sits above course ESPN.com August 15, 2004

Five-ring fever by Elmore Holmes August 2004

The new playing field US News & World Report August 13, 2004

Athens comes alive at Night USA Today August 13, 2004

Gold medalists ready for Games The Prague Post August 13, 2004

Olympics: Kayaking Joe Jacobi Washington Post August 12, 2004

Canoe/Kayak (flatwater and slalom) Stamford Advocate August 11, 2004

Athens Videos with Rami Zur & Joe Jacobi USOC.com August 11, 2004

Olympian Joe Jacobi US Olympic Committee.com August 11, 2004

For Jacobi, two heads are better than one Gazzette.net August 11, 2004

Final preparations key to success at Olympics NBC Olympics.com August 9, 2004

On the safe side The Calgary Sun August 9, 2004

Louise Natoli looks up to a pair of true Patriots SMH.com.au August 9, 2004

10 Steps to Becoming an Olympic Athlete page down PRweb.com August 9, 2004

Paddling toward Gold: Chris Ennis is ready for the Olympics Citizen-Times.com August 7, 2004

Syndrome not slowing local Olympian Citizen-Times.com August 7, 2004

Stuart McIntosh Canoeist's Olympic boost Watford Observer August 6, 2004

Chris Ennis Whitewater Olympian Journal ChrisEnnisRacing.com Summer 2004

Lauren Spalding has quickly become one of world’s best Honolulu Star-Bulletin August 5, 2004

USA Olympic Athletes Set to Beat the Heat in Athens PRweb.com August 4, 2004

Twig big in Parsons' kayak career Toledo Blade August 3, 2004

Europeans set to dominate canoeing Reuters August 3, 2004

Paddlers face upstream battle The Charlotte Observer August 2, 2004

Blazing Paddles by Karen Chavez Citizen-Times.com August 1, 2004

Matt Taylor & Joe Jacobi Olympian Newsletter Summer 2004

Getty Images of Canoe & Kayak Summer 2004

Colin takes one last shot at an Olympic medal Honolulu Star-Bulletin August 1, 2004

Under Parnitha, a village fit for sporting gods The Age.com August 1, 2004

Cameron McIntosh South African Slalom Kayaker August 1, 2004

Today's finals full of locals Gainesville Times July 31, 2004

Lake Lanier Olympic Center LCKC feels right at home Gainesville Times July 30, 2004

Olympic Games need to be cut to more manageable size Chicago Tribune July 27, 2004

Whitewater and flatwater paddlers have little in common NBC Olympics.com July 21, 2004

A senior sensation Gainesville Times.com July 21, 2004

The Business Questions of the Olympic Games Sports Business News July 21, 2004

Meet the U.S. whitewater team NBC Olympics.com July 19, 2004

Joe Jacobi's Labor of Love (page down) Washington Post July 18, 2004

2004 Summer Olympic Games Preview - Canoe/Kayak Houston Chronicle July 15, 2004

This whitewater course tastes different Jon Lugbill NBC Olympics.com July 14, 2004

From Uzbekistan to Jerusalem: Olympic Team and Hopes Grow The New York Times July 14, 2004

Rebecca Giddens takes fourth at World Cup event in Prague NBC Olympics.com July 13, 2004

Canoe Kayak Athletes feel crunch of lost Olympic help Myrtle Beach Sun News July 5, 2004

Jacobi & Taylor For vets it's double the fun ESPN.com July 5, 2004

Paddlers' journey toward Olympics brings new and nasty elements Atlanta Journal Constitution July 4, 2004

Matt Taylor & Joe Jacobi Photos Atlanta Journal Constitution July 4, 2004

Medal contender Giddens hopes to clean up in Athens NBC Olympics.com July 3, 2004

NBC Olympic Canoe Kayak Coverage July 2004

Rebecca Giddens paddling toward an Olympic medal her whole life San Diego Union Tribune June 28

Rebecca Giddens Photo Gallery San Diego Union Tribune June 28, 2004

Torch's journey through Atlanta builds instant kinship SI.com June 25, 2004

Satellite Photos Olympic Venues, Athens Space Imaging June18, 2004

Stars To Carry Flame Through L.A. Washington Post June 16, 2004

Jacobi and Taylor to Run the Olympic Torch SportsFeatures.com June 16, 2004

Australian Olympic Committee announces Slalom Team SportsFeatures.com June 16, 2004
British Olympic Team announced
SportsFeatures.com June 16, 2004

Joe Jacobi has charted return course after 12-year absence Baltimore Sun June 13, 2004

Brothers hope to duplicate their father's feat of winning a medal London Free Press June 9, 2004

A Moment with Olympic Gold Medallist Joe Jacobi www.stuartmcintosh.co.uk June 3, 2004

Marie Mijalis Greek fest to feature Olympic kayaker The Times Picaynne May 30, 2004

Andy Bussey Kailua kayaker going to Athens Honolulu Advertiser.com May 28, 2004

Kayaker has Hawaii in her heart and on her boat USA Today.com May 22, 2004

Olympic Team USA: Canoe/Kayak USA Today.com May 21, 2004

When It Comes to Athens You've Got to Believe Washington Post May 20, 2004
Olympians Scott Parsons & Brett Heyl Online Chat Washington Post May 19, 2004

Kayakers Parsons, Heyl Use Potomac as Gateway to Athens Washington Post May 19, 2004

Tresnak, Spalding continue title runs Honolulu Advertiser.com May 17, 2004

Not all Olympians are taking illicit drugs to get an edge San Diego Union Tribune May 16, 2004

Olympic qualifier in different boat Honolulu Advertiser.com May 13, 2004

Pablo McCandless Hopes to Race for Chile in the 2004 Olympic Games May 13, 2004

USA Canoe Kayak Olympic Team Media Guide USA Canoe Kayak May 12, 2004

Olympics notebook: Men ride canoes from Green Lake to Athens Seattletimes.com May 9, 2004

USOC's Incentive Pay Some Dividends: Money-for-Medals is a Mixed Bag Washington Post May 8, 2004

Chris Ennis is on Olympic Team The Charlotte Observer May 6, 2004

Flatwater Sprint Team Earns More Olympic Spots www.sportsfeatures.com May 4, 2004

USA Canoe/Kayak Whitewater Slalom Olympic Team www.sportsfeatures.com April 29, 2004

Kayakers' lust for a rush carries them overseas Citizen-Times.com April 29, 2004

Away from the rubble, a fine spot for kayaking Financial Times April 27, 2004

Parsons, Heyl, Jacobi Paddle Into the Games Washington Post April 26, 2004

Paddlers' Olympic dreams wash away Citizen-Times.com April 26, 2004

Caffrey makes Olympic grade RTE Irish Sport April 26, 2004

Philippe Quemerais & Yann Lepennec Kathimerini.com Greece's English Paper April 26, 2004

France's Lefevre wins kayak event San Francisco Chronicle April 25, 2004

Athens World Cup Qualifier notes Washington Post April 25, 2004
Thrilling Final in the Canoe Kayak Slalom Racing World Cup
www.athens2004.com April 25, 2004

Jamie Cartwright-Garland punches second straight Olympic ticket Ottawa Sun Canada April 25, 2004

Athens World Cup images www.athens2004.com April 25, 2004

'Dad, I'm going to the Olympics' Chris Ennis Citizen-Times.com April 24, 2004

French Minister expresses admiration for Canoe/Kayak Slalom Centre www.athens2004.com April 24, 2004

Estanguet and Kaliska won gold Athens Slalom Racing World Cup www.athens2004.com April 23, 2004

Ní Challaráin makes Olympic grade RTE Irish Sport April 23, 2004

Pair of canoeists qualify for Athens www.tsn.ca Canada April 23, 2004

A contestant paddles Kathimerini.com Greece's International English Paper April 23, 2004

Surprising Carrie Johnson left woes in wake, earning a trip to Athens San Diego Union Tribune April 23, 2004

Ryan Bahn in Athens trying to secure spot at Summer Games Durango Herald Online April 22, 2004

Top-flight competition – Praise for the Olympic Canoe/Kayak Centre SportsFeatures.com April 22, 2004

Kayaking: Olympic hopefuls to race on Athens course New Zealand Herald April 22, 2004

Olympics: Athens canoeists to be salt of the earth Channel NewsAsia April 22, 2004

First day of Canoe/Kayak at Helliniko Olympic Complex www.athens2004.com April 21, 2004

Olympians in Action - photo essay Rebecca Giddens #14 USA Today.com April 19, 2004

Pablo McCandless WNC kayaker seeks Olympic gold - for Chile Citizen-Times.com April 19, 2004

Kayakers move closer to trip to Athens Games San Diego Union Tribune April 19, 2004
Lake Merritt competitors all wet San Francisco Chronicle April 19, 2004

Local athletes pay own way chasing Olympic dream Citizen-Times.com April 18, 2004

Olympic-sized sacrifices Citizen-Times.com April 17, 2004

Big upset in Olympic kayak trials San Francisco Chronicle April 16, 2004

Carrie Johnson Kayaker scores upset at Trials San Diego Union Tribune April 16, 2004

U.S. Flatwater Racing is Taking on Water by Amy Shipley Washington Post April 15, 2004

Littlest paddler has big Olympic goals San Diego Union Tribune April 13, 2004

Olympic Quest Rami Zur: Focus key to success for U.S. kayaker San Francisco Chronicle April 13, 2004

Paddlers with Olympic spirit Rochester Democrat & Chronicle April 11, 2004

Rebecca Giddens talks with Davey Hearn March 30, 2004

Joe Raymond photos of Whitewater Slalom Olympic Team Trials April 2-4, 2004

Adventures in the Slalom Kayak Circuit Volume III: Olympic Team Trials by Adam VanGrack

John Mullen After a Year's Training, a Two-Minute Trial: Whitewater Slalom Proves Hard, Satisfying Washington Post April 11, 2004

From South Bend to Athens: Olympic hopefuls survive rough trials South Bend Tribune April 5, 2004

Ryan Bahn qualifies for U.S. canoe team Durango Herald Online April 5, 2004

Giddens, Parsons lead way in whitewater qualification USA Today.com April 5, 2004

Field at Olympic Trials churns like whitewater South Bend Tribune April 4, 2004

Paddlers going to Athens Citizen-Times.com April 4, 2004

Whitewater Whippin' South Bend Tribune April 3, 2004

Scott Parsons rides a wave of success South Bend Tribune March 30,  2004

Opening the Floodgates South Bend Fosters Kayaking Dreams South Bend Tribune March 30,  2004

Rebecca Giddens gets home court South Bend Tribune March 28, 2004

The Inside Scoop on the Olympic Trials by Davey Hearn March 26, 2004

David Ford drives for kayak medal Ottawa Sun Online March 25, 2004

Road to Athens starts in NC for paddlers looking to make the Olympics Citizen-Times.com March 18, 2004


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