Follow Four Amazing Women Athletes' Journey to the Olympics!

Exciting news part one: The 2016 Olympic games begin next Friday, Aug. 5, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil!

Exciting news part two: Sweety High had the privilege of following the journey of four talented female athletes preparing for this year's games. We enjoyed spending time with DeeDee Trotter, Haley Anderson, Anita Alvarez and Mariya Koroleva.

Our new inspirational series, Race to Rio, showcases these brave athletes training for their quest for gold. The three-part series will premiere next week before the opening ceremonies of the 2016 Summer Olympics, but we've got a sneak peak of the series HERE!

If you can't wait for the premiere, we'll tide you over by introducing you to the four inspirational women you'll get to know personally.

1. DeeDee Trotter, Track & Field Runner

2. Haley Anderson, Open-Water Swimmer

Happy 4th of July! Excited to represent our country this summer ???????? #rio2016 @ralphlauren @poloralphlauren

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3. Anita Alvarez, Synchronized Swimmer

4. Mariya Koroleva, Synchronized Swimmer

It's going to be an amazing year for Team USA! ????????


UPDATE: The games have begun, and Race to Rio is live! Click HERE to watch the nine-part series on four incredible female athletes on their quest to take home gold at the Olympics.