Day in the life: Nikkita Holder

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Day in the Life: Nikkita Holder A two-time Canadian Olympic 100-meter hurdler and Pan American Games Bronze medalist. Representing Canada at the 2012 and 2016 Olympic Games in London, England and Rio, Brazil, respectively. As a senior Canadian Athlete, she has competed at 2011 & 2015 World Track & Field Championship Games in (Daegu, Beijing). In 2012, she earned a 6th place …

Mike Dawson

Day in the Life: Mike Dawson

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Day in the Life:Mike Dawson Mike Dawson is a 2X New Zealand canoe slalom Olympic athlete, adventurer, and filmmaker. When not paddling around the globe, Mike resides in New Zealand, where he began competing at age 17. To finance his trip to the 2016 Rio Olympics, Dawson created and sold a cookbook, filled with recipes from his travels around the world. After exceeding his …

Khamica Bingham

Day in the Life: Khamica Bingham

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Day in the Life: Khamica Bingham “Canada’s Fastest Woman” and 2016 Olympic Sprinter Khamica Bingham is a 2-time World Championship finalist and Pan Am bronze medalist who holds multiple records, including for the Canadian 4x100m Relay. She made her Olympic debut at Rio 2016, where anchoring Canada’s 4x100m relay team. Considering her record on the track, it may be surprising to know that …

Ashton Eaton

Day in the Life: Ashton Eaton

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Day in the Life:Ashton Eaton Ashton Eaton is USA’s 2X Olympic champion and current world record holder in the decathlon. He also holds the current world record in the indoor heptathlon and was a 5X NCAA champion at the University of Oregon. In his recent gold medal victory at Rio, Ashton tied the Olympic Record. Ashton’s wife Brianne Theisen-Eaton is also an …

Serena Williams

Day in the Life: Serena Williams

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Day in the Life:Serena Williams Serena Williams’ four Olympic gold medals stand on a trophy shelf with 71 WTA titles, including 38 Grand Slams. She was named Sportsperson of the Year by Sports Illustrated in December 2015. When asked if her tremendous success on the court is due to something unique to her nature, she answers: All I know is that I …

Day in the Life: Oksana Chusovitina

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Day in the Life:Oksana Chusovitina At 41 years of age, Oksana Chusovitina is the world’s oldest Olympic female gymnast and has solidified her position in history as one of the world’s greatest athletes. She has competed in seven consecutive Olympiads, winning two Olympic medals, 11 World Championship medals, USSR Junior Nationals and holding the record for most medals won in a single …

Day in the Life: Neymar

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Day in the Life:Neymar Brazil’s favorite footballer just won the gold in Rio… Since age 11, Neymar has been training with professional football clubs. Outside of football, sleep and meals, what goes on his day-to-day? Was he simply born great, or is there something he does on a daily basis that keeps him at the top of his game? At 24 years-old, …

Day in the Life: Katie Ledecky

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Day in the Life:Katie Ledecky Katie Ledecky is a 5X Olympic gold medalist, 9X world champion, and multiple world-record holder for Team USA women’s swimming at just 19 years of age… What goes into her daily 24 hours to keep her so far ahead of the pack? Below is an inside glimpse into Katie’s average training day heading into Rio 2016. The …

Day in the Life: Aly Raisman

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Day in the Life:Aly Raisman Aly Raisman is a 6X Olympic Medalist and 2012, 2016 USA Women’s Gymnastics Team Captain. She defied expectations by winning three medals in Rio when she was considered the “Grandma” at 22 years of age. Now she’s already a favorite for the women’s team in Tokyo 2020. Aly trains for more than 35 hours a week prepping …

Day in the Life: Usain Bolt

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Day in the Life:Usain Bolt Even Usain Bolt, the World’s Fastest Man and nine-time gold medalist from Jamaica, only has 24 hours in the day… Outside of his genes and natural physique, is there anything he does on a daily basis that makes him special? Usain answers with a quote from his coach and mentor, Glen Mills, “Everybody on the circuit, everybody …