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The Shakeout Podcast: Melissa Bishop-Nriagu on coaching, motherhood, and the hunt for an Olympic medal

Canada's fourth-place

Last week one of Canada’s most decorated mid-distance runners opened her 2020 racing season with a bang. Melissa Bishop-Nriagu hasn’t been on the indoor circuit since the birth of her daughter, Corinne, 18 months ago. But the two-time Olympian, multiple time national record holder and World silver medalist has proved that she’s once again in fighting form. 

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Melissa Bishop

This week we talk with Melissa about overcoming injuries, her new coaching role, the challenges and joys of motherhood, and her quest for an elusive Olympic medal.

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