Back on Board: Greg Louganis

A Feature Documentary about the Life and Struggles of the World's Greatest Diver

About the Film

An intimate, present-day portrait of the private struggles and public triumphs of trailblazing openly gay Olympic champion, Greg Louganis.

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About Greg

Four-time Olympic champion Greg Louganis is widely considered the greatest diver in history.  The only male to sweep both the 3m and 10m diving events in consecutive Olympic Games (’84 and ’88), Greg earned a total of 5 Olympic medals, 5 World Championship titles and 47 national titles (more than anyone in U.S. history).

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About the Filmmakers

After reading newspaper articles about Greg Louganis’ return to diving, Producer Will Sweeney knew that Greg’s story would make a great film. He thought of Director Cheryl Furjanic immediately. Cheryl is no stranger to making films about decorated Olympians.  Will and Cheryl reached out to Greg in the spring of 2011 and they began shooting with Greg in May 2011.

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