Brooke Crain of Visalia competes in the BMX women’s seeding run at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016.
Brooke Crain of Visalia competes in the BMX women’s seeding run at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016. Patrick Semansky AP
Brooke Crain of Visalia competes in the BMX women’s seeding run at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016. Patrick Semansky AP

In trailblazing Olympic sport, Visalian leads way for U.S. women in Rio

August 17, 2016 10:15 AM

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