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Let him swim: The Tom Jager story
Spring 2012
On a Friday evening in August 1989, Tom Jager is about to race in a 50-meter freestyle event at the U.S. National Championships in Los Angeles.The race marks the return of Olympic gold medalist Matt Biondi, who dueled with Jager in the sa...
Categories: Athletics
Tags: Olympics, Swimming

Channel Swimmer
Spring 2005
Pushing back the age barrier The young swimmers at the YMCA pool in Wilton, Connecticut, call him "Grandpa."They even ask their seasoned coach, "Are you the oldest person in the world?"No. But lean and fit George Brunstad is the oldest person ever...
Categories: Alumni, Athletics
Tags: Swimming, Age