Top distance runner Ryan Shay dies during marathon Olympic trials

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NEW YORK (AP) — Top distance runner Ryan Shay died during the U.S. men’s Olympic marathon trials Saturday after collapsing about 5 1/2 miles into the race. He was 28.

The death came a day before the New York City Marathon,¬†when millions usually line the streets in one of the sport’s showcase days.

Published in: on November 4, 2007 at 1:56 pm  Comments (2)  

JACKIE CHAN AND THE OLYMPICS

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Jackie Chan Flexes His Vocal Muscles.

The 53-year-old actor, best known for his daredevil stunts, has recorded “We Are Ready,” the official countdown song to the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics.

Published in: on October 25, 2007 at 9:10 am  Leave a Comment