2019 ISAKOS Biennial Congress Faculty
Edwin Moses, ScD hc
Chairman Of The Laureus Sport For Good Foundation
Track & Field icon, Edwin Moses, won Olympic gold medals in 1976 and 1984, three World Cup titles, two World Championships, and broke the World Record four times as a 400-meter hurdler. He remained undefeated in 122 consecutive races spanning nine years, nine months, and nine days.
Known as The Thinking Man’s Athlete ™, Moses is a physicist (Morehouse) with an MBA degree (Pepperdine). He has contributed pioneering work against the use of performance enhancing drugs at the USOC, IOC, USADA, and WADA in various capacities. Moses has cemented his place as a global sports icon through his work as Chairman of the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation, an association of sporting legends, which uses the positive influence of sport as a powerful tool for social change around the globe.
Edwin is the proud father to son, Julian (23), with whom he shares his affinity for the sciences and all things sports.