A Leap of Faith


“I’m screwed.” That was the only thing rattling through my head as I stood at the start line of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials. Well, actually it wasn’t that PG, but you get the picture. The energy and roar of the crowd that filled Hayward was palpable. But it was all still just white noise … Continued

From the prairies to the mountains


“I began to realize how important it was to be an enthusiast in life…if you are interested in something, no matter what it is, go at it at full speed ahead. Embrace it with both arms, hug it, love it and above all become passionate about it. Lukewarm is no good.” – Roald Dahl I’m … Continued

New Routine

Furman Elite Blog

On September 4th 2016, I made the tough decision to leave Wichita, Kansas for Greenville, South Carolina. I had spent five years in Wichita as an athlete and Graduate assistant so leaving what had essentially become my home for the last five years was no easy decision. On the other hand, I had a lot … Continued