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Don Bragg
U.S. Olympic Pole Vaulter

Bragg, who won a gold medal in the 1960 Olympics in the pole vault, owned and ran a summer camp.

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Drew Brees
NFL Quarterback Camp Champions, Texas

Brees, a Super Bowl-winning quarterback for the New Orleans Saints, attended Camp Champions in Marble Falls, Texas, for eight summers.

 

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Jay Fiedler
Retired NFL quarterback Brookwood Camps, New York

Fiedler is a retired NFL quarterback who played for the Eagles, Dolphins, Vikings, Jets and Jaguars during a career spanning from 1994 to 2005. His parents bought Brookwood Camps in 1986 and he is currently a director at the camp.

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Sandy Koufax

Koufax is a retired American baseball player. A left-handedpitcher, he played his entire Major League Baseball career for the Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers, from 1955 to 1966. He retired at the peak of his career, and in 1972 became the youngest player ever elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame, aged 36 years and 20 days.

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Billy Mills

Mills, also known as Makata Taka Hela (born June 30, 1938), is the second Native American to win an Olympic gold medal. He accomplished this feat in the 10,000 meter run at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics, becoming the only American ever to win the Olympic gold in this event. His 1964 victory is considered one of the greatest of Olympic upsets.

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Shaun O’Hara
Retired NFL Center YMCA Camp Dudley, New York

O’Hara is a former American football center who played in the NFL for eleven seasons. He played college football for Rutgers University. He began his professional career by signing as an undrafted free agent with the Cleveland Browns, and spent the majority of his NFL career with the New York Giants. He was a three-time Pro Bowl selection.

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Bobby Orr
Hockey Player Camp Wee Gee Wa, Ontario

Orr is a retired Canadian ice hockey player. Orr played in the National Hockey League(NHL) for ten seasons with the Boston Bruins, joining the Chicago Black Hawks for two more. Orr is widely acknowledged to be one of the greatest hockey players of all time.

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Bob Pettit
NBA Hall of Famer YMCA Camp Dudley, New York

Pettit is a retired American professional basketball player. He played 11 seasons in the NBA, all with the Milwaukee/St. Louis Hawks (1954-1965). He was the first recipient of the NBA’s Most Valuable Player Award. He also won the NBA All-Star Game MVP award four times, a feat matched only by Kobe Bryant. He was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 1970.

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Aly Raisman

Raisman is an American artistic gymnast. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, she was captain of the gold medal-winning US women’s gymnastics team and individually won a gold medal on the floor and a bronze medal on the balance beam. She was also on the US teams that won a silver medal at the 2010 World Championships and a gold medal at the 2011 World Championships. In 2013, she appeared on Dancing with the Stars.

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Max Seibald

Seibald is a professional lacrosse player for the Boston Cannons of Major League Lacrosse.

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Garrett Weber-Gale

Garrett-Weber is an American Olympic swimmer who won two gold medals in the 2008 Beijing Olympics.

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David Wise
U.S. Olympic Half-Pipe Skier Hume Lake, California

Wise is a freestyle skier who won the gold medal in the SuperPipe in the Winter X Games in 2012, 2013 and 2014. He will compete for the first ever Olympic gold medal in Ski Halfpipe at Sochi, Russia.