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Jacobi only former medalist on men's team

Updated: July 11, 2004, 10:06 PM ET
Associated Press

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Former kayaking world champion Rebecca Giddens and Olympic canoeing gold medalist Joe Jacobi will compete for the United States in Athens next month.

The final U.S. canoe and kayak roster was completed Sunday evening, with Jacobi the only former medalist on the team.

Racing in a two-man canoe, he won a whitewater slalom event in the 1992 Barcelona Games, his only prior Olympic appearance. He will be back in the same event this year, paired with Matt Taylor, who ...

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