Quest for Gold – Episode 44: U.S. sailor Maggie Shea has learned to ‘be more fluid’ during pandemic

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Stephanie Roble and Margaret Shea compete in round one of the 49er FX class women’s yacht race during the sailing World Cup series, a test event of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, in the waters off Enoshima island on September 12, 2018. (TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP via Getty Images)

On this week’s Quest for Gold…

Will there be fans in Japan? Where will they come from?

Laurie Hernandez is competing!

Katie Ladecky is winning!

The U.S. Men’s U-23 Soccer team is prepping.

And we talk with U.S. Sailor Maggie Shea (who has already qualified for the Summer Games) about what training has been like over the last year, and what she has learned about herself physically, emotionally, and mentally during the pandemic.


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WGN’s Ryan Burrow hosts “Quest For Gold,” a weekly update on preparations for the Summer Games. He’ll talk to athletes, coaches, reporters, and other newsmakers involved in the Olympic movement…while adding a little Chicago flavor. He’ll get updates on preparations, new sports, local Olympians, and reinvestigate what went wrong in Chicago’s bid for the 2016 games. (Click for more.)

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