Gwen Jorgensen of E&Y is the Olympic Accountant. On Saturday, August 4, she will be competing in the women’s triathlon at the London Olympic games. She is a contender for a medal.
The Olympic triathlon combines a 1,500 m swim, 43 k bike race, and 10k run. For elite women, it takes about two hours to complete.
Gwen Jorgensen was a collegiate athlete at the University of Wisconsin, competing in swimming, track and cross country. She was All-American in track distance events.
This video features Gwen talking about the swimming portion of the race.
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