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Did you know that Olympic Gold Medalist Andrew Valmon is a member of Phi Beta Sigma? Valmon pledged the Theta Tau Sigma Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.

Andrew Valmon is an African American former 400-meter runner who was born in Brooklyn, New York. He went to Seton Hall University and graduated with a degree in communications in 1987. In 1991, Valmon won the silver medal at the World Indoor Athletics Championships. He won a gold medal with the American 4 × 400 meter relay team at the Olympic Games in Barcelona in 1992.

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Valmon became the track and field coach at the University of Maryland. More than 50 of his students have earned All-American honors for their athletic performances. If you want to see footage from the 1992 Olympics we posted a video below for you to check out.

Men’s 4 x 400m Relay Final (2:55.74 – WR) – 1992 Olympic Games

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