We have our first Water polo star on the ‘Best in the World with Richard Parr’ this week.  

Kaleigh Gilchrist was part of the U.S. women’s team that won gold at the 2016 Rio Olympics. 

Kaleigh is also a former U.S. national champion surfer and tells Richard her goals in that sport. 

The 24 year-old explains the transferrable skills between Water polo and surfing, he training schedule and the precautions the team made for Rio. 

Want to know who is Kaleigh is closest to on the U.S. Water polo team, her favourite place to visit and her music playlist?

It’s all answered in this week’s ‘Best in the World’. 


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