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ANNE ABERNATHY
LUGE
Virgin Islands

Anne Abernathy is a celebration of accomplishment. She is an Olympic athlete at an age when most are already years removed from their last competition. And that's only one of her achievements, and perhaps not even the most significant. Read her story of accomplishment and faith on TheGoal.com, "Along for the Ride."

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JASON HEDSTRAND
SPEED SKATING
United States

Jason Hedstrand, the American record holder in the 10,000 Meter speedskating event, has his sights set on an Olympic medal. But that's not the only one place his vision is turned. "I skate for God," he says. Read his story at Thegoal.com, "Keeping it in Perspective."

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