Norman Ross

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3-time Olympic gold medalist Norman Ross
1930 Canadian National Exhibition where Norman Ross competed in the CNE in Toronto, Canada

Norman Ross (born 1896-1953) was an American swimmer who was inducted in the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame in 1984 as an Honor Swimmer. Known by his nicknameBig Moose”, he was born in Portland in 1896 and trained at the Multnomah Athletic Club under coach Jack Cody.

Swimming Highlights

1920 Antwerp Olympics Swimming

International Professional Swimmers Association

Ross was a member of the Board of Governors of the International Professional Swimmers Association founded in New York City in 1927. The International Professional Swimmers Association was an international association organized on 21 September 1927 at the Hotel McAlpin in Manhattan, New York with its headquarters in New York City. The Association planned to issue a monthly publication to authenticate and keep records of a professional swimming events and to foster swimming throughout the world as an international sport.

Its officers included:

Its Board of Governors consisted of:

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