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1972 Olympic Games

MUNICH, GERMANY: Portrait of Shane Gould from Australia, taken during a training session at the Munich Olympic Games, August 1972. Gould was the heroine of the Australian team as she set out to win five individual gold medals. She won golds in the 200m and 400m freestyle and 200m individual medley -all in world record times-, silver in the 800m freestyle and bronze in the 100m freestyle. In the 400m, she stormed home more than 3 seconds in front of the runner-up, Novella Calligaris of Italy. (Photo by Tony Duffy/Getty Images)


8/1/1972 12:00:00 AM

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