Helen Maroulis is a 24-year-old U.S. Olympic freestyle wrestler from Rockville, Maryland. Maroulis attended Missouri Baptist University before transferring to Simon Fraser University in Canada, where she would become a four-time WCWA national champion. Maroulis has won three medals at World Champions, taking home a silver in 2012, a bronze in 2014, and a gold in 2015. She also won gold at the 2011 Pan American Games.
The six-time U.S. Open champion will now turn her attention to the biggest stage of them all, as she has qualified for the U.S. Olympic Wrestling team. This will be Maroulis’ first Olympic appearance, and she will be competing in the 53 kg/116.5 lbs weight class. Let’s do our part in wishing Helen Maroulis good luck in Rio by taking a look at 22 of her hottest photos.