Soccer Analyst, Sports Leadership Expert, Olympian
Hucles was a member of two Olympic-gold winning teams (2004, 2008). Her biggest role with the squad came in the 2008 Summer Olympics, where she led the U.S. team with four goals, two of the goals coming in the U.S. semifinal victory over Japan.
With a passion for helping others achieve their goals and dreams and over 25 years of experience in the sports industry, Hucles founded Empowerment Through Sport in 2012, an organization focused on discovering sports leadership skills and athlete transitions that translate to life success. Read More…
Topics: Olympians, Leadership, Motivational
From Olympic Heartbreak to Ultimate Redemption
It was at 7 years old as David Boudia was watching the opening ceremonies of the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games that he decided to be an Olympian. After years of training, his dream came true in 2008 when he competed at the Beijing Olympics, and then later won a Gold and Bronze medal at the 2012 London Olympics, and most recently another Silver and Bronze at the 2016 Olympic Games.
His dream may have come true, but he’s far from done following it… Read more…
Olympic Gold Medal Swimming Champion
Dara is arguably the fastest female swimmer in America. She entered her first interantional swimming competition at age 14 and competed in her first Olympic Games a few years later int 1984. At the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Dara became the oldest swimmer to compete in the Olympic Games. She took three silver medals home, including the heartbreaking 50-meter freestyle race where she missed the Gold by 1/100th of a second.
Her memoir became one of the top 25 best-selling business books less than three months after publication. Today Dara is a top inspirational speaker who empowers everyone to chase their dreams, despite age and other perceived obstacles. Read More
Topics: Motivational, Swimming, Olympians