Who's Your Favorite Sportsman Or Woman?

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Postby Estelwen Black » Sat Jul 17, 2004 2:03 pm

Skateboarding- Tony Hawk
Soccer - Ronaldo
Tennis - Gustavo Kirten
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Postby Evalyn Arasmiss » Thu Jul 22, 2004 5:42 am

Mia hamm soccer player, the best. I love soccer, also I thik his name is morgan thomas, english horse jumper, his horses name is narobi I beilive..cool guy.
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Postby Zimmer Darkrobes » Tue Aug 03, 2004 1:10 am

Oh so many. But if I were to name one, it would be Lance Armstrong, for his life history and the way he managed to overcome his nightmares.
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Postby Charlotte Black » Tue Aug 03, 2004 1:42 am

Roger Federer. Without a doubt. Awesome game, always very classy attitude. Could go on for a page describing his near-perfect tennis game to you, but I'll spare you. wink.gif Again, great attitude. Good loser, great winner!
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Postby Aaron Amarillo » Fri Aug 20, 2004 5:13 pm

Overall/soccer- Thierry Henry, i love Arsenal and hes just so much fun to watch.
Football- Peyton Manning
Baseball- Nomar Garciaparra, I liked him better on the Red Sox, but hes still the same guy
Basketball- Jason Kidd
Hockey- Milan Hejduk, any of the Avalanche could go here...but hes probably my favorite
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Postby Maeve Taggert » Fri Aug 20, 2004 6:39 pm

I think that Carly Patterson is an amazing gymnast. She did an amazing job in the Olympics, pulling up from eighth to first. I also liked Paul Hamm in the men's competiton, he really pulled his score up after his first rotation as well.

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Postby Liz Randerson » Mon Aug 23, 2004 12:26 pm

For me, it has got to be Liverpool's Harry Kewell and Manchester United's Alan Smith. They rules!! They're both great and really good players. biggrin.gif And also, Byrant in Basketball, i know that not many people like him. But I think that he's a great basketball player and would do wonders with the ball. Lastly, Li Jia Wei in Table Tennis. She's a Singaporean Pride!! Gogogogogo!
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Postby Meg Chesterbrook » Tue Aug 24, 2004 3:07 pm

I have a varity of different favorites

Shannon Boxx- US women's National/Olympic Team
Carly Patterson- Gymnist
Logan Tom- US Women's Volleyball Team
Lisa Leslie- Basketball
Sarah Wilkinson-Diver
Lauren Williams-Runner
Aaron Peirsell-Swimmer
Sarah Hildabran-Diver
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Postby Emma Black » Thu Aug 26, 2004 2:44 pm

Andy Roddick- tennis
Brett Farve-football
Mia Ham-soccor-go girls

Those are my favorites
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Postby Thomas Stone » Sat Sep 04, 2004 9:02 pm

my favorite athlete is Peja Stojakovic of the Sacremento Kings (an NBA team)(which is basketball)
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Postby Aili Raja » Tue Sep 21, 2004 10:48 pm

My absolute favourite sportsman is Erki Nool (decathlon, gold medalist at the Summer Olympics in Sydney)

My other likes are:

Ian Thorpe, Marko Märtin, Michael Schumacher, Michael Jordan, Andrus Veerpalu, Jaak Mae, Dan O´Brien, Roman ÃÂ￾eberle, Jüri Jaanson etc.
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Postby Taylor MacPherson » Tue Sep 21, 2004 11:49 pm

My favorite athlete of the moment is Carly Patterson. Winning a Gold in the Women's All-Around Gymnastics Competition was incredible and I found her very inspirational as she's only 16 which means that this is just the beginning. I also find Michael Phelps to be an amazing athlete, giving up his relay spot so another teammate would have a shot at a medal.
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Postby Maren Sangster » Thu Oct 21, 2004 10:53 am

Alex Popov..the (gorgeous Russian swimmer wub.gif ) once 50m, 100m swimming record holder. wink.gif
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Postby Sila Snape » Fri Oct 22, 2004 12:51 pm

My favourite athlete is Süreyya Ayhan.
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Postby Saria Lee » Sat Oct 23, 2004 2:24 am

I used to like Cathy Freeman. But since she retired I really don't know. I'll always like Ian Thorpe though. biggrin.gif
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Postby Molly Grabau » Sat Oct 23, 2004 5:04 am

Cycling - Lance Armstrong
Football - Brett Favre
Soccer - Mia Hamm and the rest of the Womens Olympic Soccer Team
Softball - Jenni Finch and the Olympic Womens Softball Team
Basketball - Lindsey Whalen and Kevin Garnett
Baseball - Derek Jeter
Hockey - Steve Yzerman
and theres a lot more ive tried to pick just a few. tongue.gif
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Postby Jamie Dolohov » Sun Oct 31, 2004 12:22 am

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I'm going to have to say that my favourite footballer/soccer player is Davis Beckham. I don't just like him because he's a pretty boy either. He can actually play an knows how to get the ball in the net. Oh and I also like Allan Smith, who plays for Manchester U. Brilliant
I have to say that Carlos Moya and Mardy Fish are amazing tennis players. Fish hasn't been playing professionally as long as a lot of other players, like Andy Roddick, but hes still doing great. OH and Andy's not that bad either.
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Postby Skylar Angelhaus » Tue Nov 16, 2004 2:46 am

Mine is Steve Prefontaine (long distance runner).
Even though he's been dead for a while now, he was still an outstanding athlete.
But my Nascar favorite is Jamie McMurray. Nascar is pretty much the only sport I watch, except the Olympics.

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Postby Dani Cohen » Thu Jan 06, 2005 8:20 pm

My favorite is Ben Cohen, Matthew Pinsent and James Cracknell!
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Postby David Ravenfeather » Thu Jan 06, 2005 8:20 pm

Athletics - Roman Sebrle
Ice-Hockey - Dominik Hasek
Biking - Lance Armstrong
Soccer - Pavel Nedved
Tenis - Pete Sampras
Skiing - Alberto Tomba ("la Bomba")
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