These Olympic Athletes Overcame Serious Health Issues and Injuries

Do you think all Olympic athletes are in perfect health? Nope, that’s not the case. The following Olympians have overcome some severe health problems, both physical and mental, to reach the Olympic Games. Read on to learn what these athletes have overcome to make it to the top of their events.

Phil Dalhausser

Phil Dalhausser

Phil Dalhausser is a beach volleyball player from America. He and his partner, Todd Rogers, took the gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. They are also the reigning FIVB (Federation Inernationale de Volleyball) world champions. While he looks good playing the game, he does have health issues behind the scenes. So just what are they?