Olympic gold winner Katie Nageotte on cowl of Cleveland Journal

The pole vaulting star is one among 30 individuals featured within the January 2022 version of Cleveland Journal

CLEVELAND — An Olympic gold medalist and Olmsted Falls native is gracing the duvet of the January 2022 subject of Cleveland Journal.

Pole vaulting star Katie Nageotte is being honor among the many journal’s annual 30 “Most Fascinating Individuals” in Cleveland.

The 30-year-old Lakewood resident talks with Cleveland Journal editor Henry Palattella for the function, reliving the moments that led as much as her triumph in August on the delayed 2020 Summer season Olympic Video games in Tokyo, and what it was like clearing the bar that gained her a gold medal within the girls’s pole vault last.

Ever the standard athlete, Nageotte commented on a picture of the duvet shared on Cleveland Journal’s Instagram web page, writing: “Nonetheless can’t consider I’m on the duvet thanks a lot!!!!”

On the duvet, Nageotte is photographed smiling, standing in an influence pose together with her gold medal draped round her neck.

The world-class athlete has her hair pulled again in what appears to be like to be french-braided pigtails, styled by hair and make-up artist Riley Gable of Make-up by Riley.

As for her wardrobe, Nageotte is appropriately wearing one model of her Staff USA pole vaulting uniform. It is not the identical uniform she wore for her medaling second, although. This one is blue on high with black bottoms and appears extra seasonally applicable for a December in Northeast Ohio, with cap sleeves as an alternative of the crimson tank high type that carried her to victory this summer time. Her look is finalized with understated gold hoop earrings and an identical watch on her left wrist. 

To create her cowl look, she had the assistance of Cleveland Journal cowl artwork director Erin Stinard and on-set artwork director Jessa Moser. Cleveland-based portrait photographer Angelo Merendino snapped the ultimate picture, assisted by Megan Fisher.

Nageotte has actually had an fascinating yr, full {of professional} and private milestones, together with getting engaged to her long-time love Hugo Moon in November.

Try Nageotte’s function within the January 2022 subject of Cleveland Journal, in shops and on-line.

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