When do you train on summer weekdays?
The Olympians’ Housemother
COLORADO SPRINGS — Athletes at the United States Olympic Training Center here have access to world-class trainers, coaches, physiologists, underwater cameras for the swimming pool, video replay for weight lifting and specialized massage boots for aching leg muscles. The best biomechanists in the world watch runners jog on gravity-defying $25,000 treadmills, and chefs prepare fresh, wholesome meals every day for some 170 resident athletes and coaches who train here.
The athletes also have access to a mom.