Mark Spitz Speaker Profile
Seven-Time Olympic Swimming Gold Medalist
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Mark Spitz Biography
Seven time gold medalist, Mark Spitz was born February 10, 1950 and is a retired American swimmer. His seven gold medals at the 1972 Munich Olympic Games, an achievement only surpassed by Michael Phelps who won eight golds at the 2008 Olympics.
Between 1968 and 1972, Spitz won nine Olympic golds plus a silver and a bronze, five Pan American golds, 31 US Amateur Athletic Union titles and eight US National Collegiate Athletic Association titles. During those years, he set 33 world records. He was the most successful athlete at the 1972 Summer Olympics. He was named World Swimmer of the Year in 1969, 1971 and 1972.
Spitz is one of five Olympians to win nine or more career gold medals: [[Larisa Latynina]], Paavo Nurmi and Carl Lewis also have nine; only swimmer Michael Phelps has won more with 14. Spitz's record of seven gold medals in a single Olympics was not surpassed until Michael Phelps at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
Mark Spitz Hiring and Booking InformationOlympic swimmers have added major excitement to the summer games. The booking agents at AthletePromotions can easily assist with booking Mark Spitz speaking engagements or appearances from some of the top gold medal swimmers. Our team has years of experience in booking Olympic swimmers for VIP Meet & Greets, keynote speeches and autograph signings. Hiring a swimmer like Mark Spitz is a very easy process. Our booking agents can provide availability, fees and all costs associated in bringing out an Olympian to your next big corporate event. We can easily find Mark Spitz’s agent to make your next event successful. A Mark Spitz appearance at a swim meet or corporate function would definitely provide excitement to all attendees. Most likely, swimming fans and corporations can find Mark Spitz's official website, charity involvement, Twitter account, representation, publicist and management info at www.Mark Spitz.com.
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Posted on 12 November 2014 | 3:38 pm
Olympic swimming legend Mark Spitz will be speaking at Cornell University on November 17, 2014 as a part of the Hillel Major Speaker Series. Spitz is the first athlete sponsored by HIllel's speaker series, and the University hopes to attract a "different" crowd than previous speakers. "He is our first athlete," said committee Chair Rachel Minton. "We believe that Spitz will attract a...[Read More]
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