Podcast: Dorothea Wierer talks winning mindset, being authentic online, and becoming world champion

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Elite athletes in biathlon are amongst the most physically fit people in the entire world. They must combine this with an extreme calm when shooting to reach the top of the podium. Three-time world champion and two-time Olympic medallist Dorothea Wierer has dominated the sport in 2020. She joined the podcast to talk about why she avoids being 'fake' online, the glory of becoming world champion, and her struggles at PyeongChang 2018.

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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.