MIDLAND, TX (KWES) - Four-time Olympic diving champion, Greg Louganis visited the City Of Midland Aquatics Center to give an inspirational talk to local divers. Mayor Jerry Morales also spoke at the event.
Louganis traveled to Midland because the gym was named a center of excellence by USA Diving. Louganis is working as a mentor for students to help them get to next Olympics in Japan. Louganis talked about self-doubt, adversity, and goal setting.
The event began at 5:30 Abell Hangar Pool and was followed by a diving show put on by COM divers.
The dinner was at 6:30 p.m. with Louganis for staff and those who bought tickets for the event.