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david rivenEs

1972 - 1973 Thirty-seventh president of the AAU. Rivenes, a television executive, was once known to say he predicted an end to the AAU due to the “Amateur Athletic Act of 1973”. He went on the record as being “absolutely opposed to any control on the part of the federal government” over amateur athletics. (Ref: Athletics and the law- Page 146)
1972 - 1973 Thirty-seventh president of the AAU. Rivenes, a television executive, was once known to say he predicted an end to the AAU due to the “Amateur Athletic Act of 1973”. He went on the record as being “absolutely opposed to any control on the part of the federal government” over amateur athletics. (Ref: Athletics and the law- Page 146)