Saturday, June 13, 2015

V 5 N. 56 Irving "Moon" Mondschein , Decathlete and Coach RIP

Irving Mondschein,  former decathlete, 1948 ,  eighth place in London Olympics, former Penn Coach, and patriarch of a track and field family recently passed away.   The article below is from The New York Times.  Click on Irving Mondschein

Irving Mondschein

Moon Mondschein , as assistant to his son Brian at Kutztown U.

Penn Throwing Complex
Competing in Decathlon at 1948 Olympics

Coaching in the early 1950's in Israel

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V 8 N. 21 October, 1967

OCTOBER 1967     The Pre-Olympic meet in Mexico City allowed those who participated to get a feel for competition at altitude. Combin...