351. Here’s Why You’re Not an Elite Athlete

9/27/2018, 3:00:00 AM , duration(0:0:4)
Society & Culture
<p>There are a lot of factors that go into greatness, many of which are not obvious. A variety of Olympic and professional athletes tell us how they made it and what they sacrificed to get there. And if you can identify the sport most likely to get a kid into a top college — well then, touché! (Ep. 3 of “<a href="http://freakonomics.com/hidden-sports" target="_blank">The Hidden Side of Sports</a>” series.)</p>