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RJ McGinnis, 26, moved to Tucson to train for the 2016 Olympics under Sheldon Blockburger, the assistant track and field coach at the University of Arizona. McGinnis is a decathlete and has been married to his wife Andre for three years.
Twenty-six year old, RJ McGinnis, has been competing in decathlons since his sophomore year of college. He spent three of his years at Minnesota State University where he won accolades such as the Big Ten Championship three times, NCAA Division-I Track and Field All American and more.
The decathlon consists of 10 outdoor track and field events - a competition that spans over two days. Decathlete, RJ McGinnis, works out by lifting or doing cardio at least 4 hours every day.