Rio Bound? Olympic Pre­view Un­furl­ing the Magic of the Wol­lon­gong Wizards Janelle Mor­ri­son: Run­ning to Stand Still

Triathlon Magazine Canada - - FEATURES - BY KEVIN MACK­IN­NON BY KERRY HALE BY SUZANNE ZELAZO

Can Gwen Jor­gensen take the ti­tle so many pre­dict she’s des­tined to win? Can the Brown­lees come back to the podium again? Will Javier Gomez fi­nally get the gold medal that’s eluded him? Check out our Rio pre­view. Led by for­mer na­tional team coach Jamie Turner, the Wol­lon­gong Wizards have be­come the sports pre-em­i­nent Olympic dis­tance train­ing squad, in­clud­ing Olympians Tyler Mis­lawchuk, Amelie Kretz and Gwen Jor­gensen. TMC catches up with the group as they pre­pare for Rio. A near-fa­tal ac­ci­dent wasn’t enough to stop Janelle Mor­ri­son from de­fy­ing the odds and re­turn­ing to pro rac­ing. Now she’s tak­ing the lessons she learned from her amaz­ing come­back to help oth­ers to im­prove their health, fit­ness and well-be­ing.

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