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Some of the best things in my life have happened to me because I listened to my mother. And some of the worst things in…
No other teammates can help you when you’re on the ice by yourself against the clock. So I decided that if I’m going to race…
I usually just write down what I’m doing and how I felt. How I felt if I’m skating fast, compared to if I’m skating slow…
As soon as I was introduced to ice speed skating, I was instantly hooked. I never thought about pursuing skating professionally; I just enjoyed doing…
I started skating at age 2 on roller skates on the South Side of Chicago, where I grew up. By age 4, roller-skating was something…
Whenever I put myself out there on the line, skating against other people, I simply want to win.
Things haven’t changed since I was a young kid. I just wanted to be the fastest guy I could be, and I am still chasing…
I developed a sense of maturity when it comes to being dependent upon other people. I don’t feel anyone really truly wants me to win…
I’m a speed skater. That’s who I am, in my heart.
The real preparation for races is done in the off-season. I put in the hard work during the summer and fall, and I’m always working…
Being born and raised in Chicago made me tough. It made me strong. I feel like I can deal with anything. I truly believe that…
Mentally, my key is just focusing on the little things I need to do in a race, whether that’s tempo, turn entry, start speed, things…
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