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Speedy recovery

Gay says he's ready to go in an Olympic showdown for the ages

By Shira Springer
Globe Staff / August 15, 2008

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Settling into the blocks for races big and small, Tyson Gay shakes uncontrollably. He cannot stop the nervous twitches that drain explosiveness from his starts. His coach, Jon Drummond, constantly reminds Gay to "relax, stay focused, and take a deep breath" before competitions, but the nervousness remains. (Full article: 1751 words)

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