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Jenny Thompson

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Great Women in Sports. Visible Ink Press, 1996.

Sports Stars. Series 5. U•X•L, 1999.


"Inside Olympic Sports." Sports Illustrated (August 30, 1999): 60.

McCallum, Jack. "Unflagging: Five-time gold medallist Jenny Thompson, 27, plans to undress her younger rivals in Sydney and become the most decorated U.S. woman Olympian ever." Sports Illustrated (August 14, 2000): 52.

Mulgannon, Terry. "A quick study." Rodale's Fitness Swimmer (January-February 1999): 24.

Nobles, Charlie. "Swimming; Thompson Attempting A Comeback." New York Times (August 12, 2002): D8.

"A Solitary Pursuit: It may be time for one of history's finest relay swimmers to stake her claim to individual glory." Time (August 7, 2000): 90.

"Thompson in Comeback." New York Times (August 28, 2002): D6.


"For Olympic swimmer, attacks helped motivate a comeback." Associated Press File (August 29, 2002).

Stanford Cardinal Official Athletics Web Site. http://gostanford.ocsn.com/ (2003).

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