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Publisher: Kaweah; 1 edition (August 11, 2016)
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From 1943 to 1946, blind wrestlers from the hot York Institute for the Blind gained a brand new York Senior Metropolitan AAU championship, 3 Senior Metropolitan AAU silver medals, a few unknown variety of Junior Metropolitan AAU medals, and one or Senior nationwide AUU bronze medals. this can be their story.
In 1942, the blind wrestler Jacob Twersky took the recent York Metropolitan AAU identify. Twersky, a graduate of the hot York Institute for the Blind, had no longer competed at such on the long island Institute as the Institute didn’t have a aggressive wrestling software. That yr, the top trainer of the Institute’s wrestling staff started to swap that. The captain of the staff, John Jensen, and Jensen’s buddy Fred Tarrant, might lead the Institute right into a interval of athletic fulfillment formerly unknown to the varsity.