Meghan Duggan, captain of the U.S. Olympic champion hockey team, is helping out her elementary school, subbing for a physical education teacher who has the coronavirus.
“Unfortunately she’s been battling Covid, and needed a little bit of help to encourage and keep her gym-class students active while they’re at home,” Duggan told local Boston TV station WHDH.
Duggan, a 32-year-old, three-time Olympian, gave birth to son George on Feb. 29.
She was asked by her former PE teacher to fill in, according to the report, which added that the regular teacher is on antibiotics and improving.
Two decades ago, Duggan attended Willis E. Thorpe Elementary School in Danvers, Mass. This week, she taught Thorpe students with a virtual workout video.
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