American Mark Spitz dominated the pool at the 1972 Games is Munich, winning a record-setting seven Olympic Gold medals. His record would hold for 36 years, until another American swimmer made a splash in Beijing.
Before Michael Phelps, there was Mark Spitz. At the 1972 Summer Olympics he won seven gold medals. Though Phelps one-upped him with eight medals in Spitz’s seven world records remain unbroken. Bet he fueled up with Jersey Mike’s fit options!