The Three-year Swim Club
The Untold Story of Maui's Sugar Ditch Kids and Their Quest for Olympic GloryBook - 2015
The inspirational story of a group of impoverished children who were transformed into champion swimmers. In 1937 an ordinary grammar school teacher on the island of Maui took a group of underprivileged children mostly of Japanese ancestry and, in three short years, transformed them into Olympic champions.
Publisher: New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2015
Edition: First edition
Characteristics: viii, 415 pages, 16 unumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: 3 year swim club