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Christopher Clarey
Works at The New York Times
Attended Punahou, Coronado High, Williams College
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Michael Phelps is back and at 28 with his golf dreams not panning out, what did we expect? My piece
When other great athletes are excelling at far more advanced ages, who is to begrudge Michael Phelps, the undeniably greatest swimmer of all time, from taking another plunge?
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Eight wives, 7 children and many tennis champions. Nick Bollettieri, irrepressible at age 82 and still coaching. My piece
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When you ski in a mariachi suit, you have a certain obligation to ski with style. My worsts and bests from Sochi. Yours?
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That music you hear this week at the figure skating in Sochi is the sound of an era ending. Lyrics are coming! My piece
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While the world worries about Qatar's proposed summer World Cup, athletes keep doing what they've been doing for decades: playing for big prizes in extreme heat
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"So they were always talking about the salad but never about the beef"
My column on how Rio's Olympic preparations are turning into another huge headache for the IOC
The criticism of the preparation for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro is rising, and experts say the problems are greater than the ones other host cities have overcome.
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Don't forget the next Winter Olympics are in PyeongChang, not Pyongyang
My story after Sochi on what lies ahead
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There are two Olympics: the one that happens on the snow and ice and the one that happens in the competitors' heads. My look at visualization, now better known as imagery
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The Sochi Games: One star violinist, 3 athletes named Gold and at least 5 Summer Olympians making the transition to the Winter Olympics. My NYT piece
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Tennis royalty has coached tennis royalty but there's never been a movement quite like this. My piece as the Australian Open gets underway
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Have him in circles
72 people
Manuèle Lang's profile photo
Chris Thomas's profile photo
Chris Welsch's profile photo
Miroslav Milic's profile photo
John Dodge's profile photo
Pete Bodo's profile photo
Mohammed Munkaila's profile photo
Keais Pope's profile photo
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Journalist, Nomadic Family Man
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  • The New York Times
    International Sports Columnist and Correspondent, present
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International sports columnist & analyst The New York Times. Chief sports writer at the INYT. Have covered the Grand Slam tennis tournaments since 1990 and the last 13 Olympics. Traveled in and reported from more than 60 countries.
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  • Punahou, Coronado High, Williams College
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