Imagine having a family member as an Olympian. How cool!
All the time, stress, excitement around competing in the Olympics are very real for the loved ones of Olympians.
Enter Craig Kilburg, the fiancé of an Olympic speedskater Mia Manganello.
In Day 10’s episode, The Podium team watches Manganello’s race with Kilburg, who details how he copes with the stress on the sidelines. Plus, Katie Couric has the story of how a small town in Vermont has sent a resident to nearly every Winter Olympics since 1984.
The Podium will publish daily episodes, recapping the day’s events and biggest competitors from the 18 days competition in PyeongChang. Vox Media will produce the podcast on the ground in PyeongChang.
The podcast can be found on Apple Podcasts, Art19, Google Play, Spotify and Stitcher.