1997 Photo Contest, Sports, Stories, 2nd prize
Photographer

Barry Chin

The Boston Globe

24 July, 1996

Amy Van Dyken (US) wins the 100m butterfly by 0.01 second. A former asthma sufferer, the 1.83m champion stole the swimming show with four gold medals. The Olympics yield dramatic images of victory and defeat, jubilation and despair.

About the photographer

Barry Chin

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