Dick Fosbury

Dick Fosbury
Dick Fosbury  American Track and Field

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Dick Fosbury is a 74 year old American Track and Field born on 6th March, 1947 in Portland, Oregon. His zodiac sign is Pisces

Dick Fosbury is a member of the following lists: 1947 births, American athlete-politicians and Olympic gold medalists for the United States.


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First Name Dick
Last Name Fosbury
Age 74 years
Birthday 6th March, 1947
Birthplace Portland, Oregon
Height 6' 5" (196 cm)
Weight 180lbs (82 kg)
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Nationality American
Occupation Track and Field

Richard Douglas Fosbury (born March 6, 1947) is an American retired high jumper, who is considered one of the most influential athletes in the history of track and field. Besides winning a gold medal at the 1968 Olympics, he revolutionized the high jump event with a "back-first" technique, now known as the Fosbury Flop, adopted by almost all high jumpers today. His method was to sprint diagonally towards the bar, then curve and leap backwards over the bar, which gave him a much lower center of mass in flight than traditional techniques. He continues to be involved in athletics and serves on the executive board of the World Olympians Association.

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