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Carl Lewis - Awards And Accomplishments

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Awards and Accomplishments

1979 New Jersey long jumper of the year
1980 Indoor and outdoor NCAA long-jump titles
1981 Sullivan Award for nation's top amateur athlete
1983 Won three events at national track championships
1983 Associated Press Male Athlete of the Year
1984 Four gold medals at Olympics
1984 Associated Press Male Athlete of the Year
1985 Jesse Owens Award
1988 Two gold medals and one silver medal at Olympics
1991 World record of 9.86 seconds in 100-meter dash
1992 Two gold medals at Olympics
1996 Fourth Olympic long-jump gold medal
1999 Named greatest U.S. Olympian of the 20th century by Sports Illustrated
2001 Inducted into National Track and Field Hall of Fame

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