Kainguae David

Kainguae David

100-meter print Kiribati LDS students who attend Moroni High School are representing Kiribati in the Olympics Teaoraereke 2nd Ward, Tarawa Kiribati West...
Tumua Anae

Tumua Anae

Water Polo USA “I always dreamed of going to the Olympics when I was young, and I think now that I have the opportunity to travel with the national team and represent my country, it’s so much more real and so much closer to a lifelong goal that I’ve...
Valerie Adams

Valerie Adams

Shot Put New Zealand Adams was born in Rotorua, New Zealand, to a Tongan mother (Lilika Ngauamo) and an English father (Sydney Adams). She was married to Bertrand Vili, a discus thrower from New Caledonia, but divorced him early in 2010. Valerie has several brothers...
Bill Schuffenhauer

Bill Schuffenhauer

Orem, Utah, U.S. 2010 bobsled team  Bill Schuffenhauer was was born to a drug- addicted mother. He started using drugs as a small child and, to not go hungry, scavenged for food from restaurant dumpsters. In junior high he found a love for athletics and eventually...
Noelle Pikus-Pace

Noelle Pikus-Pace

Women’s Skeleton Noelle won the Silver Olympic medal in Sochi She just missed the podium in the 2010 Winter Games after finishing just one-tenth of a second out of the medal race. She travels to all her international competitions with “Team Pikus-Pace” that...

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