Survival Mode, 2019

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Survival Mode recounts the athletic career of a Wisconsin swimmer. Told by coaches, family, and Rina herself, Krupskaya exposes the vicious realities of youth athletics, as well as the hefty price a child paid in order to be the best.

photos by Breanne Siwicki
© Alicia Krupsky 2020