The amazing story of Priscilla Lopes-Schliep and the Iowa mom

The amazing story of Priscilla Lopes-Schliep and the Iowa mom

Canadian Olympic hurdler Priscilla Lopes-Schliep and Jill Viles of Iowa got together in Toronto, where Viles convinced her to get genetic testing. (january 28 2016)

Canadian Olympic hurdler Priscilla Lopes-Schliep and Jill Viles of Iowa got together in Toronto, where Viles convinced her to get genetic testing. (january 28 2016)

Inspirational Moments: Olympic celebrations - BEIJING - AUGUST 19: Priscilla Lopes-Schliep of Canada celebrates third place and Sally McLellan of Australia celebrates second place in the Women's 100m Hurdles Final held at the National Stadium on Day 11 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 19, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Inspirational Moments: Olympic celebrations - BEIJING - AUGUST 19: Priscilla Lopes-Schliep of Canada celebrates third place and Sally McLellan of Australia celebrates second place in the Women's 100m Hurdles Final held at the National Stadium on Day 11 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 19, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Whitby's Priscilla Lopes-Schliep looking to defend Olympic medal in London. Seen here celebrating her bronze medal in the women's 100-metre hurdle final in Beijing

Whitby's Priscilla Lopes-Schliep looking to defend Olympic medal in London. Seen here celebrating her bronze medal in the women's 100-metre hurdle final in Beijing

Your Baby Could Be Famous! Canadian Olympian Priscilla Lopes-Schliep and Pampers #Canada are making an all baby version of O Canada for Team Canada. Find Out How to Participate and see first cut. #OCanadaBaby

Your Baby Could Be Famous! Canadian Olympian Priscilla Lopes-Schliep and Pampers #Canada are making an all baby version of O Canada for Team Canada. Find Out How to Participate and see first cut. #OCanadaBaby

Lolo Jones USA (left), Priscilla Lopes-Schliep CANADA and Delloreen Ennis-London JAMAICA during the 100-metre hurdles semifinals - Beijing 2008

Lolo Jones USA (left), Priscilla Lopes-Schliep CANADA and Delloreen Ennis-London JAMAICA during the 100-metre hurdles semifinals - Beijing 2008

Priscilla Lopes-Schliep (CAN) and Lolo Jones (USA)

Priscilla Lopes-Schliep (CAN) and Lolo Jones (USA)

Priscilla Lopes-Schliep is just one of the contenders vying for a hurdles berth in London

Priscilla Lopes-Schliep is just one of the contenders vying for a hurdles berth in London

15 Faces to Watch at the 2012 London Olympic Games - Priscilla Lopes-Schliep of Canada took home a bronze medal for women's 100m hurdles at the Beijing Olympics and will be looking to get higher up on the podium in London.

15 Faces to Watch at the 2012 London Olympic Games - Priscilla Lopes-Schliep of Canada took home a bronze medal for women's 100m hurdles at the Beijing Olympics and will be looking to get higher up on the podium in London.

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