Biography of the "Babe Ruth" of wrestling - Dan Gable - set against the backdrop of his last year coaching for Iowa University.
A biography of the "Babe Ruth" of wrestling - Dan Gable - set against the backdrop of his last year coaching for Iowa University. Gable won the Olympic gold medal in 1972 by not surrendering a point to any of his opponents. This, despite the fact the Soviets came to the Olympics with only one goal in mind, to defeat Gable. He went on to become the most successful coach in the history of the sport. An inside look at the unique culture of wrestling and a rare view of this legendary sports figure.
Other credits: Executive Producer: Daniel Lind
Producer: David Gould
Editor: Bryan J. Less
Music Composed by Michael Wandmacher
"...a splendid presentation..."
Bobby Douglas, Head Wrestling Coach, Iowa State University
"...a truly remarkable documentary."
-John Smith, Head Wrestling Coach, Oklahoma State University