Top 10 Recommended Olympic Athletes Available for Corporate Appearances
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Bruce Jenner was born October 28, 1949 and is a former U.S.
track and field athlete, motivational speaker, socialite and television
personality. He won the gold medal for decathlon in the Montreal 1976 Summer
At the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, he won the gold
medal in the Decathlon, setting the world record of 8,618 points. The world
record was broken by just 4 points by Daley Thompson in 1980. In 1985, the IAAF
Decathlon scoring table was changed, so Jenner’s winning…
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US track star, Carl Lewis was born July 1, 1961, a retired track and field athlete who won 10 Olympic medals including 9 golds, and 10 World Championships medals, of which 8 were golds, in a career that spanned from 1979 when he first achieved a world ranking to 1996 when he last won an Olympic title and subsequently retired. He currently lives in Los Angeles and is pursuing an acting career.
Lewis was a dominant sprinter and long jumper who topped the world rankings in the 100 m, 200 m and…
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A twelve-time Olympic medalist, Dara Torres was born April
15, 1967 and is an international swimmer. Torres is the first swimmer from the
United States to compete in five Olympic Games (1984, 1988, 1992, 2000 and
2008), and, at age 41, is the oldest swimmer ever to earn a place on the U.S.
Olympic team. At the 2008 Summer Olympics, she competed in the 50-meter
freestyle, 4×100-meter medley relay, and 4×100-meter freestyle relay, and won
silver medals in all three events.
Torres has won…
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Dorothy Hamill was born July 26, 1956 in Chicago, Illinois and is an American figure skater. She is the 1976 Olympic champion.
Hamill was U.S. champion from 1974 through 1976. She is credited with developing a new skating move; a camel spin that turns into a sit spin, which became known as the “Hamill camel.” The bobbed hairstyle that she wore during her Olympic performance started a fad]. A Dorothy Hamill doll was made in 1977. She quickly became America’s sweetheart.
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Hope Solo was born July 30, 1981 in Richland, Washington and is a goalkeeper for the United States Women’s National Soccer Team.
At the University of Washington, Solo switched to the goalkeeper position and was the team’s all-time leader in clean-sheets, saves, and goals-against average (GAA). She was a four-time All-Pac-10 selection and a three-time NSCAA All-American.
Following her college career, Solo was drafted for the now defunct WUSA team Philadelphia Charge in 2003. She also played…
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Jackie Joyner-Kersee was born March 3, 1962 in East St. Louis and is a retired American athlete, ranked among the all-time greatest athletes in the women’s heptathlon as well as in the women’s long jump. She won three gold, one silver, and two bronze Olympic medals, in those two different events. Sports Illustrated for Women magazine voted Joyner-Kersee the Greatest Female Athlete of the 20th century, just ahead of Babe Didrikson Zaharias. As of August 2008, Joyner-Kersee holds the world…
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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…
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Mike Eruzione was born October 25, 1954 and is an American
former ice hockey player who was the captain of the 1980 Winter Olympics United
States national team that defeated the Soviet Union in the famous Miracle on
Eruzione was born in Winthrop, Massachusetts. He learned hockey playing for
Youth Hockey of Winthrop as part of the GBYHL (Greater Boston Youth Hockey
League). He graduated from Winthrop Senior High School in 1972, where he was
captain of the varsity hockey team…
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An American artistic gymnast Shawn Johnson was born January 19, 1992. She is the 2008 Olympic individual all-around silver medalist, the 2007 all-around World Champion, and the 2007 and 2008
At the 2008 Summer Olympics Johnson competed in all four events during the team competition, in which the
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Jamaican speedster, Usain Bolt was born August 21 1986. He holds world and Olympic records in the 100 metres, 200 metres and 4×100 metres relay, with times of 9.69 seconds, 19.30 seconds and 37.10 seconds respectively. At the 2008 Summer Olympics, he became the first man in history to break all three world records at one Olympics, and the first man since Carl Lewis in 1984 to win the 100 m, 200 m, and the 4×100 m relay, at the same Olympics. His name and achievements in sprinting have earned…