Join the University Sunrise Rotary Club for our weekly meeting featuring guest speaker Mike Gastineau talking about the “State of the Seattle Sports Union Address” on January 27, 2022. Watch this space for the Zoom link forthcoming. The meeting will start at 7:30 a.m.
Mike Gastineau is a freelance writer, author, and broadcaster.
His latest book, Fear No Man, was published in 2021 and tells the inside story of the undefeated and national champion 1991 University of Washington football team. Previous books include Mr. Townsend and the Polish Prince, published in 2018 and currently in development to be made into a movie, and Sounders FC: Authentic Masterpiece, a critically acclaimed best-seller published in 2013. In 2009, he co-authored The Great Book of Seattle Sports lists with Art Thiel and Steve Rudman.
His work has appeared in the Seattle Times, the Seattle Mariners Magazine, the Washington Athletic Club Magazine, SportspressNW.com, and Lindy’s College Football Magazine.
He is the host of the podcast Iconic Sonics which focuses on the history (and hopefully the return of) the Seattle Supersonics to their rightful place.
He was a sports talk show host at KJR Radio in Seattle from 1991 to 2012 where, in addition to his daily afternoon show he hosted shows on the Seattle Supersonics radio network and the University of Washington radio network.
Mike and his wife Renee live on Whidbey Island.