Kevin Hart’s Cold as Balls is funny series from Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud! LoLo Jones is an Olympic athlete in bobsledding and athletics. She has come oh so close to taking gold in a World Championships. A fine athlete, LoLo Jones became a social media star and has an amazing story. Kevin Hart’s ability to get LoLo to open up about many topics was what made this podcast work. Hart’s team plays a role in the humor. @runblogrun likes this one very much!
How to make athletics accessible? This is a great way. I could see Kevin Hart doing the decathlon, and individual events, with the top stars of the events, and keep it light and fun!
This week’s episode of Cold As Balls from Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud featuring 3x Olympic athlete Lolo Jones. Watch as Jones opens up to about how a surgery on her spine nearly ended her career, her insane comeback and what inspired her to take on both hurdling and bobsledding, in the summer and winter Olympics respectively. She also gets personal about her virginity, dating life and what really goes down in Olympic Village.
Episode highlights include:
Lolo discusses a spinal surgery that nearly ended her career — revealing everything from not being able to walk and losing races to making it to her second Olympics for hurdling.
Lolo chats with Kevin about loving hurdles because you are running at something full speed that is blocking your path.
Lolo reveals how the movie Cool Runnings inspired her to take on bobsledding in addition to hurdling in the Olympics.
Lolo explains the dangers and intensity of Olympic bobsledding and watches as Kevin demonstrates his skills, pretending the ice tub is his own bobsled.
LoLo Jones and Kevin Hart, Cold as Balls episode, photo by Kevin Harts Laugh Out Loud
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