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Off Track: The Hawaii prep school that breeds Olympians … and a U.S. President

August 15, 2021

From the NBC News website

Olympians come from all over the globe come from a wide variety of backgrounds, and the same holds true for those hailing from the United States. 

But there’s one school in Hawaii that seems to have a special knack for churning out Olympians … not to mention former United States President Barack Obama.

More than 30 U.S. Olympians have been graduates of Hawaii’s Punahou School, and there hasn’t been a U.S. Olympic team without a graduate of the school since 1972. Find out why this Honolulu prep school has such a strong place in Olympic history.

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Related post from the Hawaii High School series: Off Track: Punahou School

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