Ups & Downs with Nikki Stone — Olympic Gold Medalist in Aerial Skiing


  • Early dreams of winning an Olympic gold medal
  • Working with fear as an elite athlete
  • Grandma’s quote, “The brave do no live forever, but the cautious do not live at all.”
  • Recovering from injury, being told to quit, resilience
  • The turtle effect and metaphor
  • Trying new things to stoke old passions
  • Connecting to childhood dreams
  • Focusing on questions, not answers
  • Motherhood
  • Being content and happy with your own accomplishments
  • And other topics




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Sylvia Winter

Sylvia Winter

Pilot, runner, mother, skier, list-maker, and apparently podcaster.