At 2008 Olympics, diversity goes to the mat

Friday, June 20, 2008

Wrestling is often thought of as a homogeneous sport. But this year’s U.S. Olympics team has men and women from many different backgrounds. The Takeaway talks to Coach Lee Camp, a former wrestler who missed the 1980 Olympics because of the U.S. boycott, and Clarissa Chun, a top female wrestler who also has the distinction of being the smallest U.S. Olympic athlete.

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