Interview with Coach Bill Smith tape 3 5/84

Interview with Coach Bill Smith interviewed by Chris Conybeare recorded in May 1984. Bill Smith was a competitive Olympic swimmer who trained with Coach Sakamoto infamous for coaching the Three-Year Swim Club. Topics include Coach Sakamoto creating opportunities for kids growing up on the plantation, kids from Hawaiʻi attending Ohio State, and making and competing in the Olympics.

Languages: English


  • Political
  • Public affairs

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