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Heather Petri On The Meaning Of Character

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One of the most decorated female water polo players in the world, Heather Petri (@PeteIsAGirl) is a PCA National Advisory Board Member. She earned a silver medal in the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games, a bronze medal in the 2004 Athens Olympic Games, a silver medal in the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games and most recently, earned a gold medal in the 2012 London Olympic Games.

Petri shares her ideas on the meaning of character in this video, describing character as “what you do in stressful situations.” That includes your behavior in public or private, with "lights on or lights off" as she says. Displaying the same high caliber of decision-making in situations both easy and difficult reveals the truth behind someone’s character.