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Greg Louganis - Further Information

Famous Sports StarsDivingGreg Louganis Biography - Talents And Trials, The Young Olympian, Getting The Gold, Chronology, Awards And Accomplishments - SELECTED WRITINGS BY LOUGANIS:



Louganis, Greg, and Eric Marcus. Breaking the Surface.

New York: Random House, 1995.


Callahan, Tom. "Star-spangled Home Team: U.S. Olympians Are Certain to Give the Nation Something to Shout About." Time (July 30, 1984): 60.

Gietschier, Steve. "Review of Breaking the Surface." The Sporting News (May 1, 1995): 9.

"Greg Louganis: An Olympic Hopeful." Co-Ed (August-September 1983): 102.

"Greg Louganis: Freed from His Secrets, the Superstar Diver Plunges into AIDS Activism." People 49 (July 15, 1996): 74.

Harasta, Cathy. "Olympic Diving Legend Pursuing Artistry in Arenas Outside Pool." Knight Ridder/Tribune News Service (July 28, 2002): K4980.

"Leaps and Laps for L.A."Life 147 (June 1983): 62.

Leifer, Neil. "Getting Ready: With Six Weeks to Go, America's Athletes Pump Up for Their Moment in Seoul." Times (August 15, 1988): 48.

Neff, Craig. "A Double Victory with a New Twist." Sports Illustrated (May 9, 1983): 60.

Neff, Craig. "The Best is Getting Better." Sports Illustrated (August 29, 1983): 11.

Neff, Craig. "It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's Supergreg!" Sports Illustrated (August 20, 1984): 80.

Neff, Craig. "Flying Over Troubled Waters: Greg Louganis Starred Again at the Olympic Trials, Which Were Touched by Controversy." Sports Illustrated (August 29, 1988): 28.

Neff, Craig. "High Flyers." Sports Illustrated (September 14, 1988): 85.

Neff, Craig. "Good and Tough: After Hitting His Head on the Springboard, Greg Louganis Won the Gold—Again." Sports Illustrated (October 3, 1988): 58.

"A New Leash on Life: Retired from Diving, a Healthy Greg Louganis Now Spends His Time Coaching Canines." People Weekly (June 25, 2001): 113.

Plummer, William. "Diver Greg Louganis Returns to Dancing, His First Love, Before the Eyes of His Pal Ryan White." People Weekly (November 9, 1987): 44.

Putnam, Pat. "Gaining at Last on the Top Guy." Sports Illustrated (April 27, 1987): 40.

Reed, Susan. "Primed and Pumped for Seoul." People Weekly (September 19, 1988): 48.

Skow, John. "A Soaring, Majestic Slowness That Describes Greg Louganis, the Class of a Classy Field." Time (August 20, 1984): 62.

Skow, John. "Splashes of Class and Acts of Heroism." Time (October 3, 1988): 58.

Stathoplos. "No One Does It Better." Sports Illustrated (July 18, 1984): 480.

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