Going for the Gold:

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A Look at Trenton’s Olympic Athletes


On display in the museum
July 9 – September 6, 2021

Gold medalist Athing Mu is one of Trenton’s latest Olympians

Athing Mu

Athing Mu is one of Trenton’s latest Olympians. A mid-distance runner, she received a gold medal for her 1:55:21 run in the 800m and a second gold medal for her performance in the 4x400m relay.

Trenton born, Curtis Thompson

Curtis Thompson

Curtis Thompson was born in Trenton and graduated from Florence High School. He will be competing in the javelin throw,

To read more about Mu’s and Thompson’s quest for the Gold and the other 20 past Olympian’s from Trenton*, click HERE.

*Born and/or raised in Trenton, from the 2018 Ellarslie exhibit Going for the Gold.