Arie Selinger

Aryeh "Lonk" Selinger (born 5 April 1937) is an Israeli volleyball manager and former player. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest volleyball coaches of all time.

Arie Selinger
Pre-Olympisch volleybaltoernooi in Amsterdam Nederlandse coach Arie Selinger, Bestanddeelnr 934-1798.jpg
Personal information
Born (1937-04-05) April 5, 1937 (age 84)
Kraków, Poland
Honours

Selinger has served as the head coach of the USA Women's Team in the years 1975–1984, a team that would go on to win the Bronze medal in the 1982 World Championship[1] and the Silver Medal in the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, USA.[2] Selinger won gold, silver and bronze as a coach in games and championships worldwide, including a Silver Medal for the Men's Team of the Netherlands at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain.[3]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Volleyball Coach Arie Selinger Drives His Team to Distraction—or An L.A. Gold Medal".
  2. ^ "Honorees". Volleyball Hall of Fame. Archived from the original on 6 January 2010. Retrieved 11 September 2010.
  3. ^ "Honorees". Volleyball Hall of Fame. Archived from the original on 6 January 2010. Retrieved 11 September 2010.