Quest for Gold – Beijing 2022 – Episode 8: Short Track Speed Skater Ryan Pivirotto says he’s taken a ‘leadership role’ as he eyes his first Olympic bid

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Ryan Pivirotto looks on after winning the Men’s 1500 A final during day 1 of the US Short Track Speed Skating Olympic Trials at the Utah Olympic Oval on December 17, 2021 in Kearns, Utah. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

On this week’s Quest for Gold: 

The USOPC and USA Gymnastics settle with the ‘Sister Survivors.’

Could the U.S. make a run for the 2030 Winter Olympics?

The USOPC decides on athlete booster shots.

And in our athlete spotlight we speak with Short Track Speed Skater Ryan Pivirotto.  The 26-year-old Michigan native is hoping to skate this weekend to his first Olympic bid.

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