Rio Reflections With Catherine Vogt

Rio Reflections With Catherine Vogt

Courtesy of Kim Vandenberg, Excelle Sports.

Every Olympic year is emotional. The visions, the goals and the sacrifices—day in and day out—together accumulate to one moment in time. A pivotal and life-changing moment that is the absolute epitome of athlete excellence: the Olympic Games. The Rio Olympics were filled with stories of athletic triumphs, drug scandals and security mishaps. Yet, behind the scenes were the deeper personal journeys of athletes in the midst of the pressure-filled competition.

Olympic medalist and Excelle Sports columnist Kim Vandenberg reflects back on the 2016 Rio Olympics with Olympic open water head coach Catherine Vogt here.