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  • The Players' Tribune - Marti Malloy, What You Don't Know About: Judo

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    MARTI MALLOY
    JUDO / TEAM USA
    Two damp hands clasp my face. Two googly globe eyes lock into my tired ones. I’m stuck.

    “Marti, I know you’re upset. I know you want to cry. But you have to fight one more time.”

    The eyes don’t move. Mine do.

    “Marti, you need to put this behind you. Trust me, you’re going to feel a million times worse if you don’t turn your head around and focus on this next fight.”

    That’s not true, I thought. I’d just lost my semi-finals match at the London Olympics. I could have made history. I could have been the first American woman to win Olympic gold in judo. Now that was all gone. How could I possibly feel worse than this? Continue reading

  • MMAjunkie Radio Interviews Marti Malloy

    Dollamur athlete, Marti Malloy was recently interviewed by MMAjunkie Radio's "Gorgeous" George Garcia.  In the interview, Marti discusses her Judo career and her Olympic pursuit, as well as her relationship with Ronda Rousey.

    “I do Judo because I love it…and now I’m actually in a position where I’ve done well enough where I can make money and can live my life doing judo – I’ve been a sponsored athlete over the years…Dollamur sport mats has stepped in and been a sponsor for me for more than 10 years.”

    Listen to her interview here! Starts at the 1 hour mark.

    MMAjunkie Radio broadcasts Monday-Friday at noon ET (9 a.m. PT) live from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino's Race & Sports Book. The show is available on SiriusXM Sports Zone, channel 92. "Gorgeous" George Garcia and Brian "Goze" Garcia host the two-hour show and feature the sport's top fighters, trainers, promoters, managers and celebrity fans as daily guests.

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