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Jesus Miguel Rollan Prada – Water Polo Hero

Jesus Miguel Rollan Prada was the world famous goalkeeper for the Spanish national water polo teams during the 1990’s. A game with it’s origins...
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Hans-Günter Winkler – an Olympic Jockey

Hans-Günter Winkler was born to a man in West Germany, who was a riding instructor to jockeys. This being the case, it was only...
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Birgit Fischer Schmidt – Supreme Olympic Athlete

It takes a very special kind of temperament to be an Olympic winner. Harder still to do it four times over. There’s an elite...
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First Summer Olympics

After a hiatus of hundreds of years, the Olympics returned to Athens in 1896. There had not been a sporting event specifically called the...
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Dale Begg-Smith – The Olympic hero of Australia

Dale Begg-Smith is the Olympic hero of Australia in recent days even though he happens to be Canadian. His nickname is the Iceman and...
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David Hemery – Athleticism at it’s Finest

David Hemery catapulted to fame when he gained the 400 meter hurdles on the 1968 Olympics held in Mexico Metropolis. This was no odd...
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