Rowdy Gaines

Ambrose " Rowdy " Gaines ( born February 17, 1959) is a former American swimmer.

At the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles, he became Olympic champion in the 100 m freestyle and the relays 4 × 100 m ( freestyle and documents) of the United States. He was next to Michael Gross at the best swimmers in these Olympics. After his career as a swimmer he was a co-commentator on the radio and TV NBC. In 1995 he was inducted into the Hall of Fame of the international swimming sport.