From sexual abuse victim to two-time Olympic gold medalist, Kayla Harrison is a force to be reckoned with. The 26-year-old judo champion is determined to help others through her experience, and make sure that future victims never feel alone in their fight.
After winning a gold medal in 2000, Anthony Ervin retired from swimming and auctioned off his medal before hitting rock bottom. Years of depression, suicide, drugs and hopelessness led him down a path of destruction. Now, 35, Ervin has overcome even the worst of his demons as he leads the 2016 U.S. Swim team in Rio de Janeiro.