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He Could Do It
HE COULD DO IT ON BAMBOO
Did the fiber-glass pole give John Uelses an unfair advantage when he vaulted 16 feet? The answer is no. Scientific tests show it is no springier than the bamboo used 20 years ago
Chamonix
UPHEAVAL AT CHAMONIX
In the world ski championships resurgent Austria triumphed brilliantly, mighty France fell in its own Alps and the U.S. wound up a so-so third
Hialeah
Basketball
Mr. Wonderful of Wittenberg
Everyone at this small Ohio school has been a basketball nut since Ray Mears arrived with some surprising ideas about the sport and a vow to win the NCAA title
Skiing
Bridge