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Ross quoted in MPR story on Olympic athletes' funding challenges

Stephen Ross, Ph.D., associate professor of sport management in Kinesiology, was quoted in a recent Minnesota Public Radio story about Olympic athletes and the trials and tribulations of funding their dream. Local Olympic contenders who are less visible than the Ohnos and Vonns can't give up their day jobs to train for the opportunity of a lifetime--but they make it happen through determination and creative financing.

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