Carrie welcomes Gwen Jorgensen, her mom Nancy, and her sister Elizabeth back to the show! They talk about Gwen’s new baby George, Gwen’s recent announcement of returning to the triathlon, Christmas stories, the trio’s new book called “Gwen Jorgensen: USA’s First Olympic Gold Medal Triathlete” and the accompanying teacher’s guide, and much more!
Recorded December 23, 2022
Mom | Wife to @Patrick_lemieux
2016 Olympic Champion
2x ITU World Champion
3x National Champion
Elizabeth Jorgensen is a writer and teacher. Her memoir, Go, Gwen,Go: A Family’s Journey to Olympic Gold is available now (Meyer & Meyer Sport, 2019). She hopes you’ll buy it from a local bookseller. Elizabeth is an avid Real Housewives and sijo (a Korean form of poetry) fan; she also loves working out with her trainer, Ryan Bloor at Right Body Fitness.
Nancy Jorgensen is a retired Wisconsin public high school choir director. She co-authored her 2019 memoir, Go, Gwen, Go: A Family’s Journey To Olympic Gold (Meyer and Meyer Sport) with her daughter Elizabeth. She is also a collaborative pianist and enjoys spending time with her children and grandson. Her favorite pastimes are reading, playing medieval music, baking and working with textiles.