Highlights the highly successful career of Maui coach Soichi Sakamoto who trained swimmers such as the infamous Three-Year Swim Club, Bill Smith, Keo Nakama and others who went on and won medals in the Olympics. Such swimmers trained in a sugar cane irrigation ditch.

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Interview with Keo Nakama at the Waikiki War Memorial Natatorium 5/84 tape 1

Interview with Keo Nakama at the Waikiki War Memorial Natatorium 5/84 tape 1

Interview with Keo Nakama at the Waikiki War Memorial Natatorium recorded in May 1984. Chris Conybeare interviews Keo Nakama while they sit beside...

Duration:
00:18:19
Interview with Keo Nakama at the Waikiki War Memorial Natatorium 5/84 tape 2

Interview with Keo Nakama at the Waikiki War Memorial Natatorium 5/84 tape 2

Interview with Keo Nakama at the Waikiki War Memorial Natatorium recorded in May 1984. Chris Conybeare interviews Keo Nakama while they sit beside...

Duration:
00:18:26
Interview with Keo Nakama at the Waikiki War Memorial Natatorium 5/84 tape 3

Interview with Keo Nakama at the Waikiki War Memorial Natatorium 5/84 tape 3

Interview with Keo Nakama at the Waikiki War Memorial Natatorium recorded in May 1984. Nakama is interviewed by Chris Conybeare as they walk around...

Duration:
00:07:10
B-roll of Coach Bill Smith and the Kamehameha Schools Swim Team practice 5/84

B-roll of Coach Bill Smith and the Kamehameha Schools Swim Team practice 5/84

B-roll of Coach Bill Smith and the Kamehameha Schools Swim Team practice. Bill Smith was a competitive Olympic swimmer who trained with Coach...

Duration:
00:15:09
Interview with Coach Bill Smith tape 1

Interview with Coach Bill Smith tape 1

Interview with Coach Bill Smith interviewed by Chris Conybeare. Bill Smith was a competitive Olympic swimmer who trained with Coach Sakamoto...

Duration:
00:19:02
Interview with Coach Bill Smith tape 2

Interview with Coach Bill Smith tape 2

Interview with Coach Bill Smith interviewed by Chris Conybeare. Bill Smith was a competitive Olympic swimmer who trained with Coach Sakamoto...

Duration:
00:18:15
Interview with Coach Bill Smith tape 3

Interview with Coach Bill Smith tape 3

Interview with Coach Bill Smith interviewed by Chris Conybeare. Bill Smith was a competitive Olympic swimmer who trained with Coach Sakamoto...

Duration:
00:19:36