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Apolo Ohno talks about his new book ‘Hard Pivot’

Gold medal-winning Olympic speed skater Apolo Ohno joined us live to talk about his new book, “Hard Pivot: Embrace Change. Find Purpose. Show up fully.” In speed skating, a hard pivot is an aggressive shift of direction that requires courage, practice and split-second timing. For Ohno, the most frightening hard pivot of his life didn’t […]
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John Curley shares an Olympic story from 2002 with local star Apolo Ohno

Eight-time short track speed skating Olympic medalist Apolo Ohno, who is from Washington, recently voiced an audiobook about the Wim Hof Method — which KIRO Newsradio host John Curley practices. Ohno now gives speeches about his career, about the Wim Hof Method, and has a new book out called...
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How Olympic speed skater Apolo Ohno learned to conquer his self-doubt

When Olympic speed skater Apolo Ohno hung up his skates for good in 2010, finding a path forward wasn't exactly easy for him. In fact, the eight-time medalist calls the retirement from the sport that made him a household name, "the great divorce." "The experience was abrupt; it was fast,...
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Olympic Gold Medalist Apolo Ohno on Transition From Skating to Crypto

From zipping across the ice to pivoting into the ever-evolving world of finance, Apolo Ohno, the most decorated winter Olympian in U.S. history, provided some insight on transitioning from sports to up-and-coming finance star. Ohno, who joins wealth management firm Personal Capital, said that one of the most difficult aspects of changing careers was figuring out what he was actually good at after years of being reassured that skating was his destiny. The eight-time medalist also forged his own digital currency exchange HybridBlock and spoke about the future of crypto.
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