... countless acts of adventure
in pursuit of a story ...

About Alyssa

An intrepid reporter whose assignments have guided me to six continents, seven Olympics and into the minds of some of the greatest athletes and high performers in the world, I have committed countless acts of adventure in pursuit of a story. Whether with a microphone in my hand or poised at the keys of my laptop, I'm a curious interviewer and passionate storyteller who’s driven by a deep desire to investigate, connect, explore, document and share.

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  • Heavy Medals: Inside the Karolyi Gymnastics Empire

    A seven-part podcast series from ESPN and 30 for 30 Podcasts about the influential coaching duo of Bela and Martha Karolyi, how they transformed women’s gymnastics in the United States and the steep price of all that gold. Reported and hosted by Alyssa Roenigk and reported by Bonnie Ford. LISTEN HERE or anywhere you get your podcasts.