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2008 American swimmer Michael Phelps out-touches Serbian swimmer Milorad Cavic by seconds at the finish of the butterfly final. It was the seventh of Phelps' record eight golds during the Olympics.

"I am made of all the days you don't see, not just the one you do." - Beijing Olympics Triathlon Champion, Jan Frodeno #betteryourbest

"I am made of all the days you don't see, not just the one you do." - Beijing Olympics Triathlon Champion, Jan Frodeno #betteryourbest

Track & Field Athletes To Watch: Allyson Felix, California native, a two-time Olympian (2004, 2008) and member of the defending gold-medal 4x400-meter women's relay team, announced she will run the 100 and 200 at the U.S. trials. Along with her relay gold from Beijing, the 26-year-old USC product has won the silver in the 200 in the two previous Games.

Track & Field Athletes To Watch: Allyson Felix, California native, a three-time Olympian 2008 & 2012 )

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Beijing 2008 Olympics Huanhuan Triathlon Pin

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2008 Beijing Triathlon Women

Australian Emma Snowsill swims, cycles and runs to Olympic victory, securing the first triathlon gold medal for her country.

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How Elite Athletes Use Sleep Routines to Boost Their Confidence and Win Medals

How Elite Athletes Use Sleep Routines to Boost Their Confidence and Win Medals

Melissa Bishop is still searching for the perfect race Canadian runner hopes to peak in time for Tokyo

Melissa Bishop is still searching for the perfect race

Melissa Bishop is still searching for the perfect race Canadian runner hopes to peak in time for Tokyo

Canada’s Simon Whitfield,(16) from Kingston, Ontario, bikes in the cycling portion of the men's triathlon on his way to a silver medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, Tuesday, August 19, 2008.

Canada’s Simon Whitfield,(16) from Kingston, Ontario, bikes in the cycling portion of the men's triathlon on his way to a silver medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, Tuesday, August 19, 2008.

Russian athletes likely to have tested positive at 2008 Olympics, says sports minister • More than 450 samples from Beijing have been re-tested • Vitaly Mutko: I guess that our sportspeople will be there

Russian athletes ‘likely to have tested positive at 2008 Olympics’

“Reuters: Russian sports minister apologizes over doping, pleads for Rio entry: Sunday Times …”

GB athletes set to pick up 2008 Olympic medals won by Russian dope cheats • Goldie Sayers and 4x400m men’s relay team could be awarded bronze medals • Of 14 Russian retrospective dopers from Beijing 11 are track and field athletes

GB athletes set to pick up 2008 Olympic medals won by Russian dope cheats

GB athletes set to pick up 2008 Olympic medals won by Russian dope cheats • Goldie Sayers and 4x400m men’s relay team could be awarded bronze medals • Of 14 Russian retrospective dopers from Beijing 11 are track and field athletes

op Jamaican at Beijing Games tests positive for drugs in sample reanalysis • Athlete had the stimulant DMAA in their system • It is one of 31 retrospective positive tests from 2008 Games

Top Jamaican at Beijing Games tests positive for drugs in sample reanalysis

op Jamaican at Beijing Games tests positive for drugs in sample reanalysis • Athlete had the stimulant DMAA in their system • It is one of 31 retrospective positive tests from 2008 Games

Olympic track and field athlete Lolo Jones competed in the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing and the 2012 Summer Games in London, but failed to medal in either. She is currently training with the U.S. bobsled team and plans to compete in the event at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.

Olympic track and field athlete Lolo Jones competed in the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing and the 2012 Summer Games in London, but failed to medal in either. bobsled team at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.

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