Chris Mosier, first trans athlete to make Team USA, discusses finding yourself and his journey to becoming an elite athlete.
On this week’s episode of the WHOOP Podcast, Kristen Holmes sits down with Chris Mosier, the first trans man to represent the United States in international athletic competition. Chris is a trailblazer in the world of sports. He successfully challenged the International Olympic Committee’s policy on trans athletes and has made Team USA 6 times in duathlon and triathlon. Chris discusses advocating for trans athletes (4:10 ), his fear of losing sports after transition (7:01 ), finding yourself (11:44 ), supporting trans youth (14:47 ), sports and life lessons (21:32 ), recovering from two mini-strokes (24:31 ), finding running (26:14 ), painkiller abuse (31:08 ), using WHOOP (33:50 ), learning from the WHOOP Journal (39:03 ), and his motto to live by (43:05 ).
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