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Scott G Winterton, Deseret News
USA speedskater Kristen Santos talks to students at Rose Creek Elementary in Riverton on Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. Santos was at the school to teach the students about the sport and to share her Winter Olympic journey. Santos is among more than 40 Winter Olympic hopefuls across the country supported by Dick's Contenders program, which offers in-store positions, providing these athletes steady income to pay bills and flexible working hours for training purposes.

USA speedskater Kristen Santos talks to students about her sport and Olympic ambitions at Rose Creek Elementary in Riverton on Friday. Santos was at the school to teach the students about the sport and to share her Winter Olympic journey. Santos is among more than 40 Winter Olympic hopefuls across the country supported by Dick's Sporting Goods Contenders program, which offers in-store positions, providing these athletes steady income to pay bills and flexible working hours for training purposes.

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