Long before he was Kim Kardashian's stepfather on a reality TV show, Bruce Jenner was a star athlete at Newtown High School who would blossom into a record-setting Olympic decathlon champion.

We talk to Mr. Jenner about his days in Newtown and how they helped prepare him for a gold medal and the front of a Wheaties box. We also talk to folks who knew Mr. Jenner in high school, including a prominent New Milford man who once beat him in the pole vault.

To read more about Bruce Jenner, Olympic champion and reality show stepfather, be sure to read our coverage Sunday, March 20, exclusively in the print edition of The News-Times.