Podcast: Snowboarder Elena Hight on reframing failure and accepting new challenges

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Elena Hight is a two-time Olympian who never fulfilled her dream of making it onto a half-pipe podium at the Olympic Games. She joined the podcast to talk about her new film called Blank Canvas that focuses on the fresh challenge that's ignited her passion to achieve great things: backcountry snowboarding.

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What is the Olympic Channel Podcast?

A sport podcast, hosted by Ed Knowles, each episode of the Olympic Channel Podcast aims to inspire and motivate you with interviews from the world's best athletes. Discover the workouts and mentality it takes to succeed in one of the planet's toughest tests: the Olympic Games. Whether it's wrestling, swimming, figure skating, weightlifting, or gymnastics - this sports podcast will have you living your best life in no time. Past guests include four-time Olympic gold medallist Simone Biles, Olympic champion wrestler Jordan Burroughs, world champion sprinter Dina Asher-Smith, and double Olympic champion cyclist Kristina Vogel.