Steeplechase

And you thought plain running was hard. Learn about steeplechase, an Olympic race that has athletes hurdling and jumping through water pits!

Get to know NCAA track and field champ-turned 2012 Olympic steeplechaser Donn Cabral in this exclusive pre-Games interview. (Yes, the steeplechase is a real Olympic event. And yes, it’s certifiably awesome.)

Get to know NCAA track and field champ-turned 2012 Olympic steeplechaser Donn Cabral in this exclusive pre-Games interview. (Yes, the steeplechase is a real Olympic event. And yes, it’s certifiably awesome.)

And you thought plain running was hard. Learn about steeplechase, an Olympic race that has athletes hurdling and jumping through water pits!