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News 8000
Olympic Gold Medalist attends Badger State Gameswill qualify for the State Games of America. Nearly 4-hundred competitors sho
Olympic Gold Medalist attends Badger State Games
News 8000 / Posted 9 days ago
will qualify for the State Games of America. Nearly 4-hundred competitors showed up for this year's Badger State Games. Dick Fosbury. winner of the 19-68 Olympics high jump gold medal...also attended the games... He was the one who... Read more
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News 8000
Olympic Gold Medalist attends Badger State GamesVisitor’s Bureau. Nearly 400 competitors, ranging in age from six to 90, showe
Olympic Gold Medalist attends Badger State Games
News 8000 / Posted 10 days ago
Visitor’s Bureau. Nearly 400 competitors, ranging in age from six to 90, showed up for this year's Badger State Games. Dick Fosbury, winner of the 1968 Olympics high jump gold medal, also attended the games. He was the one who revolutionized... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Badger State Games welcomes legendary track athleteComplex at UW-La Crosse and this year, they're welcoming one of history's most
Badger State Games welcomes legendary track athlete
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 11 days ago
Complex at UW-La Crosse and this year, they're welcoming one of history's most influential track and field athletes. Dick Fosbury revolutionized the high jump by being the first to use a new technique of going "back-first" over the bar. Not... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Medina County Sports Hall of Fame: Stuart’s state title only part of his identity — The Medina County Gazetteattacking the bar by arching his back. It was an unrefined version of the Fosbu
Medina County Sports Hall of Fame: Stuart’s state title only part of his identity — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
attacking the bar by arching his back. It was an unrefined version of the Fosbury Flop, the modern technique popularized by Dick Fosbury at the 1968 Olympics. “When I was doing it that way, it was easier to get my body turned,” Stuart said. “I... Read more

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