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How Jordan Chiles Had to Fill “The Hugest Shoes of All Time” at the Olympics

On Our Minds — a podcast made by teens, for teens, all about teens — and mental health

Student reporter Mahi Jariwala speaks with Olympic gymnast Jordan Chiles about how she stepped in for Simone Biles to win an Olympic medal for Team USA. Mahi, Ashley, and Tyler also talk about their own experience with sports and offer tips for physical and mental success. Click here for this episode’s transcript.

This episode was produced by Mahi Jariwala from Monte Vista High School in Danville, California with Youth Media Producers Briget Ganske and Becky Wandel, with help from Jaylah Moore-Ross, and editing by Mercedes Ezeji.

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