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Breeja Larson

Sport: Swimming | USA

Home: Phoenix, Arizona

Olympics: 2012

Medals: Gold: 4x100 Medley Relay

Favorite Athletic Achievement: 9 American Records, 18x All American

Personal Achievement: Creating the opportunities to travel around the world through swimming, building meaningful friendships along the way, and continuing to strive to be the best version of myself.

Why I am Inspired to be a RISE Mentor: I love giving back and sharing my experiences and offering guidance to younger athletes to help them see how far they can go! Their potential is always are bigger than they realize.

What would I tell my 13-year-old self: I would give my self permission to achieve the impossible by shooting higher than what I would think is possible.

Favorite way to focus: Listening to soft calming music

Best way to rest/recover: Stretching while reading a book or watching a movie.

Fun Fact: I love spending time teach my dog crazy tricks!

What I do now: I have a fully time job and train after work so I can start building my career outside of the pool

My Favorite Mentoring Moment: When my girls reach their big goal or qualify for their goal competition!