by Marty Gallagher
Phil Grippaldi mattered. In the weightlifting world he was one of America’s brightest stars of the 1960s. Ultimately, for a variety of reasons, he never quite delivered on his awesome potential. His entry onto the American scene was meteoric…
A slice of history, with a unique, personal and tragic perspective. Good read. Thanks.
That's some good writing.
And somewhere in the darkness, the gambler he broke even.
I really enjoyed the article too - Thanks for sharing it, Marty Gallagher.