Aug. 9, 2020

Marti Malloy (Part 1) - Olympic Bronze Medalist

Marti Malloy  (Part 1) - Olympic Bronze Medalist

Marti Malloy is an American Judoka  and 2 Time Olympian  (2012 & 2016).   She brought home the bronze medal in the 2012 Games (London),  she followed that with a  World Championship Silver medal in 2013.    She now lives in San Jose  California where she helps coach the Judo program at San Jose State University.    She completed both her  undergrad and Masters programs at SJSU while pursuing her Judo aspirations.  She now works as an advertising & marketing professional with a startup in San Francisco called My Health Teams.  This episode includes stories of her childhood judo days in the Pacific Northwest to her journey to San Jose with her childhood friend Travis Stevens who also won a Silver medal at Olympic Games (2016).  Marti will also  talk about her friendship with Kayla Harrison  (2x Olympic Gold Medalist).  We will talk a little about Covid 19, preparing for life after sport and more!