Jesse Vassallo

Jesse Vassallo

Jesús David "Jesse" Vassallo Anadón (born August 9, 1961) is a Puerto Rican former swimmer and world record-holder who competed at the 1984 Olympic Games for the United States. In 1997, he became the first Puerto Rican to be inducted into the International Swimming Hall of Fame. From 2004 to 2009, he served as the president of the Puerto Rican National Swimming Federation (Federación Puertorriqueña de Natación (FPN)).

Read more about Jesse Vassallo:  Early Years, Swimming Competitions, U.S. Swimming Team, Retirement and College Years, Legacy

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Jesse Vassallo - Legacy
... In 1997, Vassallo Anadón became the first Puerto Rican to be inducted into the International Swimming Hall of Fame ... Vassallo has also appeared on the covers of "The Olympian", "Sports Illustrated", and "Swimming World Magazine" among others ... As of mid-2009, Vassallo is Head Age Group Coach for Fort Lauderdale Aquatics in Fort Lauderdale, Florida ...

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