Quest for Gold – Beijing 2022 – Episode 4: Speed skater Emery Lehman brings a new mindset into his third Olympic push

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USA’s Emery Lehman competes during the men’s 5,000m speed skating event during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Gangneung Oval in Gangneung on February 11, 2018. (ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP via Getty Images)

On this week’s Quest for Gold:

Sponsors are being questioned over human rights in China.

The IOC considers protest zones.

A U.S. ice dancing duo is fine tuning ahead of Beijing.

And in our athlete spotlight we catch up with American speed skater Emery Lehman, who has a new home and a new perspective heading into what could be his third Olympic games.

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WGN's Ryan Burrow hosts "Quest For Gold," a weekly podcast on preparations for the Winter Games. He'll talk with athletes, coaches, reporters and other newsmakers involved in the Olympic movement. He'll also update on preparations, health protocols, new sports, and future games. (Click for more.)

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