Posted on Oct 15th, 2009 | 0 comments
Olympic Gold Medalist, Diving 1972
My summer 2009 was pretty special. I knew I planned this summer pretty tight, lots of travel and time on the road. But as fall hits now and I look back, WOW. My summer was incredible.
INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC ACADEMY (IOA): I was selected as the USA representative to the IOA for a one week academic session at the IOA campus in Olympia Greece. The...
Posted on Oct 14th, 2009 | 4 comments
Gary Hall Sr.
Olympian, Swimming 1968, 1972 and 1976
Never have I been more proud to be an American than I was that emotional day in August 1976 when all of the USA Olympic team captains gathered to decide who would lead the world’s greatest athletic team into the Opening Ceremony. I sat in the room dazed by the realization that I was selected for that honor; to hoist the stars and stripes and...