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They've Stroked Their Way to L.A.
Three world and five American records tumbled as 43 swimmers gained Olympic berths at the U.S. trials
MEXICO TO MUNICH: MARK SPITZ AND THE QUEST FOR GOLD
A pack of French journalists tried to follow Mark Spitz (see cover) into a shower in Munich's Olympic Schwimmhalle the other afternoon, but the ...
SWIMMING CHAMPION MARK SPITZ SEPTEMBER 4, 1972
His splendid black mustache--a reminder to all those meticulously shorn and shaved adversaries in the pool that Mark Spitz didn't have to ...
Spitz Was Blitzed
Taking the plunge again at 41, Mark Spitz lost a made-for-TV match race to world champion Tom Jager by a whopping margin
At 39, Mark Spitz, winner of seven golds at the 1972 Games, is trying what no mere mortal would—an Olympic comeback.
MARK OF EXCELLENCE
Keena and Deena and the rest of the girls were never feena—er, finer—at the Olympic swimming trials, but Mark Spitz made the biggest splash.
ON YOUR MARK, GET SET, SELL
Mark Spitz has seven golds, $5 million in endorsements and a beautiful bride, but his image needs regilding.
Bet on Eric and Beth
As for cashing in on what could be the greatest Olympic medal haul since Mark Spitz' seven golds at Munich, Eric sees no chance that he will ...
THE GOLDEN DAYS OF MARK THE SHARK
The Munich tabloid Abendzeitung referred to Mark Spitz last week as Mark der Hai, which may not have any special ring in the original but ...