By Kelsey Mitchell, Swimming World College Intern
The Makings of a Champion: Moving to the US
Despite his new surroundings, Ogawa was quick to begin high school athletics. He started both diving and gymnastics as a freshman. “I grew up watching a lot of Jackie Chan action movies and remember being fascinated by all of his stunts. I think that’s why I was so attracted to gymnastics…. I remember my mother telling me I may as well join the diving team to get in shape for gymnastics. I agreed and joined the swim and dive team,” Ogawa says.
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