Join us at Sport Fuels Life as we sit down with legendary gymnast and cancer survivor Shannon Miller. This conversation is one you do not want to miss. Shannon explains the mindset of an Olympian athlete, cancer survivor, and successful businesswoman.  

Shannon Miller won a record breaking seven Olympic medals and nine World Championships.  She is also the second leading American gymnast overall, male or female. She was inducted into the U.S Olympic Hall of Fame as an individual in 2006 and as a team in 2008. 

Shannon started her love affair with gymnastics at the age of 5. By age 11, she had won her first major competition and by age 13 she was winning world titles in the vault, beam, floor exercise and the uneven bars.  She was known for her versatility and being able to compete at the highest level in multiple events.  


Shannon graduated from the University of Houston with a degree in business administration and later obtained her law degree from Boston College. She established the Shannon Miller Foundation which seeks to end childhood obesity. She speaks publicly on subjects such as having a Gold Medal Mindset, healthy lifestyles, and surviving cancer. 

Shannon’s inspiring biography, It’s Not About Perfect: Competing for My Country and Fighting for My Life, discusses her gymnastics career and her battle with ovarian cancer. 


To learn more about Shannon, visit her website at  

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