|Full name||Lanny Robert Bassham|
|Born||January 2, 1947 (age 70)
Comanche, Texas, U.S.
At the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, Lanny Bassham won the silver medal in the mixed 50 metre rifle three positions event. Between 1972 and 1978, Lanny Bassham won 22 world individual and team titles, setting 4 world records. He won the Olympic gold medal in the mixed 50 metre rifle three positions event at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal.
Leadership development career
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After the 1972 Olympics silver finish, Bassham sought classes in mental discipline under pressure. After failing to find such a seminar, Bassham created a system of mental control after interviewing Olympic gold medalists to discover their winning strategies. Bassham began to write books and teach courses in his methods under the name "Mental Management".
- "Lanny Bassham biography and Olympic results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 2010-12-02.
- Lanny Bassham Hall of Honor
- Profile: "Lanny Bassham". databaseOlympics.com. Retrieved January 13, 2008.
- Sampson, Curt (April 2009). "Lanny Bassham Helps You Think Your Way To Success". D Magazine. Retrieved December 25, 2016.
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