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Olympic Gold Medalist Lilly King: You Go Girl!

Stand up! Speak out! Show your stuff! That’s what 19-year-old Lilly King did after winning the 100 meters breaststroke. But there is more! Russian competitor, Yulia Efimova, who had been suspended twice previously for doping, had wagged her finger at Lilly Saturday night after winning her semi-finals heat. Lilly challenged by wagging back. Finishing less [...]

By | 2018-01-18T19:51:32+00:00 August 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Olympic Gold Medalist Lilly King: You Go Girl!

Life Lessons U.S. Olympians Teach Us

  I love the Olympics! Not just for the competition, but also for the inspiring life lessons the athletes demonstrate. Back in 1988, Brian Boitano was interviewed after accepting his figure skating gold medal. When asked how he felt, Brian said he had visualized that moment since he was a young boy. Visualizing success is [...]

By | 2018-01-18T19:51:32+00:00 August 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Life Lessons U.S. Olympians Teach Us