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  1. espnW -- How Portland Thorns defender Rachel Van Hollebeke trains...

    Dimity McDowell

    As the Portland Thorns prepare to defend their NWSL championship, Rachel Van Hollebeke lets us in on the routines that keep her physically fit and the books and projects that keep her intellectually engaged.

    Story | Conversation | April 10, 2014
  2. espnW -- Training Tracks with U.S. hockey goalie Jessie Vetter

    Dimity McDowell

    Goaltender Jessie Vetter will need more than her patriotic mask to help the U.S. hockey team win gold in Sochi. We take a look at the training regimen.

    Story | Conversation | January 22, 2014
  3. espnW -- Training Tracks: Arielle Gold

    Dimity McDowell

    As she trains with an eye toward becoming an Olympian, snowboarder Arielle Gold gets a lift from her brother, who's also a Sochi hopeful.

    Story | Conversation | January 13, 2014
  4. espnW -- Training Tracks: Marissa Castelli, figure skating

    Dimity McDowell

    As she and Simon Shnapir prepare to defend their pairs title and shoot for an Olympic berth, Marissa Castelli takes us through her regimen, seaweed and all.

    Story | Conversation | January 06, 2014
  5. espnW -- Training Tracks: Agnes Zawadzki, figure skating

    Dimity McDowell

    Figure skater Agnes Zawadzki is doing all she can to be one of the three skaters the U.S. will send to the Sochi Games. Here's a look at her work day.

    Story | Conversation | December 30, 2013
  6. espnW -- Training Tracks: Jessica Smith, Short-Track Speedskating...

    Dimity McDowell

    Short-track speedskater Jessica Smith lets us in on the physical, strategic and financial demands she's facing as she seeks her first Olympic berth.

    Story | Conversation | December 23, 2013
  7. espnW -- As she prepares for the 2014 Sochi Olympics, Heather Ric...

    Dimity McDowell

    As Heather Richardson seeks her first Olympic medal, her speedskating training includes a lot of weights and some bandying about on the ice.

    Story | Conversation | December 16, 2013
  8. espnW -- With her sights on the Sochi Games, Julia Clukey shares ...

    Dimity McDowell

    With her sights on Sochi, Julia Clukey shares the keys to her success, which include strength training, working on her sled and visualizing her runs.

    Story | Conversation | December 09, 2013
  9. espnW -- Susan Dunklee, who is set to represent Team USA in biath...

    Dimity McDowell

    Sochi-bound Susan Dunklee shares her keys to biathlon, which demands speed and endurance for cross-country skiing, plus calm and accuracy for shooting.

    Story | Conversation | November 29, 2013
  10. Olympic hopeful Greubel prepares for Sochi -espnW

    Dimity McDowell

    Jamie Greubel needs all the muscle she can get to pilot her way to Sochi. The bobsledder brings us onto the track, into the weight room and into her kitchen.

    Story | Conversation | November 18, 2013
  11. Sochi hopeful Jorannstad puts in hard work -espnW

    Dimity McDowell

    With a 13-month-old to care for and the Olympic trials coming up, curler Nicole Joraanstad has some long, crazy days. Here's how she gets it all done (laundry aside).

    Story | Conversation | October 29, 2013
  12. Alex Morgan's drills, workouts -espnW

    Dimity McDowell

    U.S. women's soccer star Alex Morgan is a big believer in her teammates and in the need to throw some changeups into her workout routine and her off-the-field pursuits.

    Story | Conversation | October 18, 2013
  13. Rainbow's Emily Rockwell volleyball secrets -espnW

    Dimity McDowell

    Hawaii volleyball captain Emily Hartong has fun with colorful cheers and a pregame hairspray tradition. The senior also has a serious work ethic. She shares her favorite (and not-so-favorite) drills.

    Story | Conversation | October 02, 2013
  14. Stephanie Howe's training secrets -espnW

    Dimity McDowell

    There's no such thing as "too far" for Stephanie Howe. She shares her secrets prior to the Ultra Race of Champions, where she'll cover 100K and scale five mountains.

    Story | Conversation | September 26, 2013
  15. Sam Stosur's training secrets -espnW

    Dimity McDowell

    Sam Stosur, the 2011 US Open champ, thinks mixing up her training makes her a better tennis player, and stirs up chocolate milk for a post-match snack.

    Story | Conversation | August 26, 2013
  16. McKayla Maroney's training secrets -espnW

    Dimity McDowell

    U.S. Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney shares her healing secrets as she makes her way back to the sport that made her go viral in 2012.

    Story | Conversation | August 13, 2013