Pat Dolan: Youth Making Right Choices

Jan. 13, 2009, 2:02 p.m. (ET)
Dolan, a member of the National Development Team, will be featured on The Real Winning Edge national television series this weekend, January 17-18. Pat was selected to represent the sport of kayaking and to be a good role model for kids. 

He discusses training at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, his upbringing in Hawaii, his schooling at the University of San Diego, and his struggles with the loss of his grandfather. "The Real Winning Edge" is a national TV series that features stories of inspirational young athletes and performers.  Each of the stories is introduced by a  celebrity, such as Albert Pujols, Jeff Gordon or Martina McBride.  Pat's story will be introduced by former world record holding extreme kayaker Tao Berman. Pat hails from Hawaii and trains with the Hawaii Canoe & Kayak Team.

At this time we know the show will air on Fox stations in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Houston, Denver, Orlando, San Francisco and Dallas, among many other cities.

For more information on the show, to include additional stations and air times, please visit