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May 14th, 2024

Ep. 90 – Unleashing Greatness: A Conversation with Multi-Sport Athlete Kris Diehl

  1. Ep. 90 - Unleashing Greatness: A Conversation with Multi-Sport Athlete Kris Diehl Sasha Graham 40:39

Kris Diehl, a multi-sport dynamo and Ironman athlete, shares her passion for sports and for life in this week’s episode of SPORTS WILL SAVE US ALL.

At 43, Kris was the oldest contestant on the reality show Pickleball Paddle Battle, but Kris’s accomplishments extend far beyond her appearance on television. With a background in law and an MBA under her belt, Kris’s athletic journey is nothing short of remarkable.

From her days as a five-sport athlete in high school to competing as a two-sport Division I athlete in college and even dabbling in professional tennis, Chris has conquered challenges and pushed boundaries throughout her career. But as Sasha discovers through their conversation, Kris’s accomplishments only scratch the surface of her true essence.

Tune in to hear Kris reveal the secrets behind her success, share anecdotes from her diverse athletic experiences, and offer insights into balancing motherhood, career, and her passion for sports. Prepare to be inspired as Kris opens up about her journey, proving that age is just a number and that the human spirit knows no bounds when it comes to pursuing one’s dreams. Don’t miss this captivating episode as Sports Will Save Us All celebrates the indomitable spirit and unwavering determination of athlete Kris Diehl.

You can follow Kris on Instagram @Pickleballandapug, and Pickleball Paddle Battle @pickleballpaddlebattle.


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Sasha Graham Podcast Host, Sports Will Save Us All

Sasha Graham is the host of the award-winning podcast, Sports Will Save Us All, a sports podcast for the NPR crowd. Sasha has worked as a television writer and producer, at Walt Disney Studios as Vice President of National Publicity, and has published two children's books, Milo Does Not Like Mornings and Whitney Wins Everything.

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