Oregon State University Athletics

Dick Fosbury competing in the high jump

Title
Dick Fosbury competing in the high jump
LC Subject
Track and field Fosbury, Dick Jumping Bell Field
Repository
Oregon State University. Libraries
Description
Dick Fosbury attended OSU from 1965-1969 and is remembered today as the inventor of the "Fosbury Flop" high jump technique. He won two national championships and an Olympic gold medal while revolutionizing the sport with his innovative approach to jumping higher.
Work Type
color photographs slides (photographs)
Location
Corvallis >> Benton County >> Oregon >> West >> United States
Date
1968-04
Identifier
P003:2707
Rights
In Copyright
Local Collection Name
Beaver Yearbook Photographs, 1998-2005 (P 003)
Type
Image
Format
image/tiff
Set
Historical Images of Oregon State University OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center Oregon State University Athletics
Primary Set
Historical Images of Oregon State University
Institution
Oregon State University