publication date: Thursday, August 14, 2008 (part of Round XXXV)
clue: Chinese men apparently didn't have much experience jumping over things until this athlete came along.
explanation: Hurdler Liu was the first Chinese man to win a gold medal in a track & field event. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Erik Bates, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Megan Baxter, Sarah Kyle, Walter Chesser, Shawn Brandt, Jason Evans, JB Brenner, and Samuel Franklin
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