UCLA owns one of the richest Olympic traditions of any University. Over the past nine decades, nearly 450 athletes, coaches and trainers have represented UCLA in the Summer Olympic Games, winning 230 medals, including 110 gold. UCLABruins.com celebrates the school’s rich Olympic history with profiles of UCLA Olympians, past and present.
Men’s water polo head coach Adam Wright contributed to UCLA’s medal haul in 2008, winning a silver medal with USA Water Polo. For his third Olympics this year, he is focused on gold.
Days away from embarking upon his third experience as a member of the U.S. Olympic Men’s Water Polo Team, Adam Wright has his sights set on a gold medal.