247.com has a retrospective look at the Sydney Olympic Games, of course with a Brit slant, but worth a read:
Sydney Olympics revisited
Posted by: Annie Emmerson
Posted on: Wednesday 23rd July 2008
Eight years ago triathlon made its Olympic debut in Sydney, and since then it has become one of the fastest growing participation sports Great Britain has ever seen. In our Beijing Bound series, Annie Emmerson takes a look back at the sport's history, the 2000 Olympic course, the British team and the athletes that won the first ever Olympic triathlon medals.
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