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Johnny Spillane's career in Nordic combined

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U.S. Army Spc. Ian Funderburk, center, of Jacksonville, Fla., holds an Olympic gold medal with Johnny Spillane, left, and Billy Demong, right, at Camp As Sayliyah, Qatar, in 2010. Spillane, Demong, Todd Lodwick and Brett Camerota did a 12-day tour of the U.S. military bases in the Middle East.

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Olympic medalists meet with service members during tour overseas

Olympians traveled to Qa­t­ar on Thursday to show U.S. service members the first medals earned by the U.S. Nordic combined team after 86 years of competitions. Four skiers are placing medals around the necks of service members as part of the Armed Forces Entertainment Heavy Medal Tour.

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