Gretchen Bleiler: Move was best thing

Updated: January 29, 2013, 11:16 AM ET
By espnW

My family moved to Aspen when I was 10 years old, and for a 10-year-old girl moving is the last thing that I wanted to do. My best friends, my school, the house I grew up in, everything I knew was in Dayton, Ohio. So, the idea of moving to Aspen, even though I loved Aspen and had grown up going to Aspen for winter break and spring break, I just didn't want to move. But it ended up being probably obviously one of the best things that could have happened to me.

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