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He won a silver medal at the 1976 summer olympics in montreal. Greg louganis back on board despite the injury, he came back the next day to win the gold medal. Fourtime olympic champion greg louganis has faced more than his share of challenges. Profile of greg louganiss support for charities including point foundation, mending kids international, and glsen. After petition, greg louganis gets his wheaties box the. Greg louganis is the first to admit he did not have the warmest relationship with his father. Louganis, 53, married paralegal johnny chaillot, 52, saturday evening at geoffreys in. My coach, ron obrien, he said, you dont have to get up there. Two years later, louganis received his first world title in a tower event.

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Greg louganis dominated diving in the 1980s, winning four olympic gold medals over two games. Greg louganis, now louganis was diagnosed with hiv before the 1988 olympics, but he didnt publicly discuss it until 1995. Featurelength documentary about the greatest diver of all time. Olympic champion greg louganis story is less compelling than it should be in the hbo sports documentary back on board. The greg louganis story is a 1997 television film about diver greg louganis based on the bestselling book breaking the surface cowritten by greg louganis and eric marcus that stayed on top of the new york times best seller list for 5 weeks. Great greg louganis documentary back on board to debut.

Olympian greg louganis on believe in yourself, from the wiz wsj. While, of necessity, much briefer than the book upon which it is based, this video engaging and heart wrenching. Since then, louganis has vocally supported gay rights and hiv awareness. This strikingly candid profile explores the triumphs and tragedies of greg louganis, considered by many the greatest diver of all time. Greg louganis documentary back on board by cheryl furjanic. A fourtime olympian, louganis became a household name and an inspiration to countless athletes, but after he publicly revealed his sexuality and hiv. In 2014 she was named to the out100 list out magazine s list of the most compelling lgbt people of the year. The documentary back on board traces the highs and lows of the star divers career, the turmoil he faced as a gay, hivpositive athlete and.

With david boudia, jimmy carter, sergei chalibashvili, mary ellen clark. Greg louganis looks at the public triumphs and private struggles of this lgbt trailblazer when it debuts tuesday, aug. Sammy lee, an olympic diving gold medalist in 1948 and 1952 who had seen young gregs perfect dive. September 22, 1988 usa diver greg louganis comes back day after hitting his head on diving board duration. Olympic diver and author greg louganis to appear at 2014. We have 12 articles about greg louganiss philanthropy. Greg louganis started competitive diving as a 10 year old. Greg louganis pics, images, clips, trailers, production photos and more from rotten tomatoes. This was steven hilliard sterns final directed film before dying in 2018.

Diving legend greg louganis dons speedo to climb back on the board at 56, the diver is still as handsome and talented as ever. Cleveland the cleveland foundation, in partnership with the 2014 gay games and the city club of cleveland, today announced that greg louganis, the first man to win two gold medals in diving in two consecutive olympiads, will participate in the opening weekend of gay games 9 presented by the cleveland foundation. Greg louganis offers an intimate view into the life of one of the most successful us divers in history, greg louganis. We are starting at the very beginning even before the beginning.

Louganis, now 35, achieved international fame in 1984 when he became the first man in 56 years to win two olumpic gold medals in platform and springboard diving, a feat he repeated in 1988. Greg louganis, 54, won two gold medals in diving at the 1984 olympic games and two more in 1988. Greg louganis on how his life has changed for the better. Four years later, he was firmly established as the worlds best diver, but the united states boycott of the 1980 moscow games meant that he had to wait another. Greg louganis wins gold after hitting head on board on sept. Olympic diver greg louganis is no stranger to gold medals, but now he is getting used to a wedding band. Diving legend greg louganis dons speedo to climb back on. Louganis moved away from his parents in 1975 and into the home of his coach, dr. In 2011, he is far from the public eye and struggling to pay his mortgage. Greg louganis pictures and movie photo gallery check out just released back on board. Gregory efthimios louganis is an american olympic diver, lgbt activist, and author who won. He stayed away from diving after retiring, but has recently come back to help mentor todays.

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Greg louganis dominated world diving competitions in the 1980s, scoring double gold medals in. This segment aired on the ktla morning news tuesday august 4,2015. Greg louganis is an intimate portrait of the public triumphs and private struggles of trailblazing openly gay athlete greg louganis. Pada tahun 2011, ia jauh dari mata publik dan berjuang untuk membayar hipotek. Gregory louganis olympic diving united states of america. An intimate portrait of an american legend, back on board greg louganis, is a featurelength documentary that tells the life story of this fourtime olympic champion as he returns to diving after. Greg louganis reads inspiring, somewhat gutwrenching letter to his younger self. Juara olimpiade empat kali greg louganis telah menghadapi lebih dari bagiannya dari tantangan.

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