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We Are All Witnesses
Michael Phelps now belongs to history. For the rest of us the memories—and indelible images—of the Greatest Olympic Performance Ever won't be forgotten anytime soon
One World, One Dream One Year Later
By many measures the 2008 Olympics were a smashing success, but for the people of Beijing, the Games have left a mixed legacy
One for The Aged
She didn't strike gold, but 41-year-old Dara Torres made quite a splash at the Water Cube anyway, swimming the fastest times in her 24-year career while winning three silver medals for the U.S.
Action in the Games' 28 sports will stretch from this 2,800-acre complex, five miles north of Tiananmen Square, to the equestrian venue in Hong Kong, more than 1,200 miles to the south
In a week of new records and high drama Michael Phelps went deep into his own head to push his body into uncharted waters
8 THE QUEST
In the world of sports venues, this is a long way from Beijing's Water Cube, the Olympic swimming complex designed to look as though it's ...
The Best Year EVER 2008
Never losinghis focus, a race or his Napoleon Dynamite smile, Phelps went eight for eightin the Water Cube at a moment when nothing else ...
With the U.S. women's swim team under attack from a host of challengers, Katie Hoff and Natalie Coughlin are trying to turn the tide by taking on new events
The Games of Their Lives
Barely a week later Marin was back in the water. ..... By then the applause level in the Water Cube rivaled anything Michael Phelps had heard ...
If You Rebuild It...
Five former professional sports homes have found new life