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OTC’s Isaksen has rough day in modern pentathlon August 25, 2008

Posted by sallehon in Uncategorized.

August 22, 2008 – 1:09PM

BEIJING • Two terrible shots made her grimace. One tight swimsuit left her in tears. Twenty fencing losses nearly jolted her to the exits.

On the big stage, Margaux Isaksen resembled a wide-eyed teenager.

The Olympic Training Center resident buckled under pressure in a shaky start and couldn’t recover for a strong enough finish Friday in the women’s modern pentathlon competition at the Beijing Games.

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