Kionte Storey
Kionte Storey, training with his service dog, Koja

Kionte Storey, USMC Veteran and Adaptive Athlete, Talks with Dhani Jones

Dhani Jones hosts Kionte Storey on Someone Like Me, a series of conversations with outstanding individuals in endurance sports of different backgrounds, including BIPOC, transgender, and adaptive athletes.

Kionte Storey

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Kionte Storey shares the inspiring story of how, with the help of endurance sport — track and field, the marathon, mountain climbing and more — he overcame the emotional toll of a traumatic injury he incurred while serving in the U.S. Marine Corps.

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Kionte Storey Photo: courtesy Gatorade

The Someone Like Me campaign is about shining a light on outstanding individuals of different backgrounds — BIPOC, transgender, and adaptive athletes — who are participating in endurance sports.

Dhani Jones — an entrepreneur, TV host, philanthropist, and former professional athlete — will be rolling out a series of these Someone Like Me interviews in the coming days. Dhani is on the board of directors of Pocket Outdoor Media, the parent company of PodiumRunner and a host of other endurance sports and active lifestyle brands.

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