Jenna talks about her injury last season and how she is focusing on preventing injuries for this upcoming Olympic season (:45). She explains why she moved to Texas to train (3:37), the importance of training partners (5:03) and what it is like to train with 100m hurdles world record holder Keni Harrison (6:10). TJ asks Jenna about her friendship with Keni and their prank wars (7:38). Jenna talks about how she likes living in the Lone Star State (11:53), her favorite places to eat (13:10) and if Texas BBQ has diminished her chef skills (13:10). TJ talks with Jenna about how sprinters go about having a race plan (16:05) and if the removal of the 200m from the Diamond League changes how she is training at all (17:16). Jenna talks about signing with Puma (18:32), working with Usain Bolt (20:24) and the time they raced together (21:05). TJ asks Jenna about how she has adapted to so all of the media attention that comes with being the face of a brand (23:05). She talks about what she does in her downtime (23:58) and the importance of nutrition for athletes (25:00). TJ talks with Jenna about the affect the Coronavirus may have on athletes' mindset for the Olympics and the Olympics in general (26:07). Lastly, they discuss Jenna's return to the new Hayward Field (27:28).
Did you know American sprinter Jenna Prandini used to be a volleyball player?She jointly leads the Diamond League standings in the women's 200m heading into the final at the end of this month.Tom Byrne discovers that she has plenty of other talents too!
AthleticEXP.comEpisode 039 - Jenna Prandini, U.S. Champion in the 200m & 2016 Rio Olympian, joins the show. Prandini, a Puma athlete, goes into detail about her sponsorship, the different events she competes in, the different sports she played growing up, as well as her training going into U.S.A.'s. Prandini has been on winning 4x100's with Allyson Felix AND Usain Bolt - we break that down and more!@AthleticExperience - Instagram@Athletic_EXP - Twitter AthleticEXP.com - Store / Articles / Podcasts