RIP Louis Zamperini 01/26/1917 - 07/02/2014 Read about him in the book Unbroken. An amazing individual!
Juegos Olimpicos. Montreal 1976
THE 1920 ANTWERP OLYMPICS. CHARLIE PADDOCK WINNING OLYMPIC TITLE WITH HIS TRADEMARK FLYING FINISH. PHOTO, 1920.
Glenn Cunningham, lost his toes in a fire at age 8, but is professional runner.
Antwerp Olympics 1920
Sport - Olympic Games - Archery - York Round - London - 1908
The Olympic Bell, showing the German Eagle holding the Olympic Rings, Berlin Olympic Games, 1936 (b/w photo). Hung in the 250 foot bell tower on the Maifeld overlooking the Olympic Stadium.
Carolina Kluft Sweden.Carolina Evelyn Klüft (Swedish pronunciation: [klʏft]) (born 2 February 1983) is a Swedish retired athlete competing in heptathlon, triple jump, long jump, and pentathlon. She won the Olympic heptathlon title in 2004. She is also a three-time World and double European heptathlon champion. Klüft first rose to prominence by winning the heptathlon at the 2002 European Championships and setting a new world junior record of 6,542 points. She then won the 2003 World…
Frank Keogh of Chicago Athletic Association in fancy diving competition (placed third) at the 1904 Olympics.
London Olympics 1908 - General view of the action as Great Britain, represented by the Leander club, beat Belgium to win the gold in the Coxed Eights at Henley.
British athletes Olympics 1924
After securing his world famous double Gold at the #Montreal #Olympics in 1976, Finnish runner Lasse Viren held his Onitsuka Tiger shoes aloft for the world to see.