Nikola Girke has competed in the last three Olympic games as a sailor and windsurfer and is hoping to make the Rio Olympics in a new class (the Nacra 17). Nikola talks about the sacrifices being an Olympian allows as well as what she loves about it.
Nikola Girke (CAN) competing in the Women’s Windsurfer (RSX) event in The London 2012 Olympic Sailing Competition.
Her path to becoming an Olympian wasn't clear at first as she 'just loved what I did and when you love something you do it all the time.' She is also an executive coach who wants 'to help people be the best they can be...' The Glimpse Series is a weekly video series about human beings.