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A Dozen Life Lessons to Learn from Simone Biles

Simone Biles is a role model for everyone who watches her or is fortunate enough to meet her. And there are probably hundreds of things we can learn from this amazing athlete and exceptional human being—but here are 12 that resonated with me. 758 more words

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Mugabe Calls For The Arrest Of Zimbabwean Olympic Team

Zimbabwean President, Robert Mugabe has instructed the Commissioner General of Zimbabwe Police Republic, Augustine Chihuri to arrest and detain the whole Zimbabwean Olympic Team members immediately they arrive at the Harare International Airport on Tuesday, August 23, … 238 more words

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Nigeria’s U23 Olympic Team Lands In Nigeria (Photos)

Twelve of the players who represented Nigeria in the 2016 Rio Olympics and 7 officials who accompanied them, including coach Samson Siasia , have arrived back in Nigeria while others returned to their various bases. 66 more words

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Texas Pride: Cammile Adams…Powered By Arena

The Olympics bring together athletes from around the world for some friendly competition. This year, one of Texas’s own is competing and not for the first time. 361 more words

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8 Lessons Gym Parents Can Learn from the Parents of the Final Five

Remember: fun is essential. What was the tweet Nellie Biles sent her daughter Simone just before she began her first day of competition? It was this: “Long terms goal is here/embrace the experience and have fun. 479 more words

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How to Make the Parenting Olympic Team

It takes a special kind of person to be an Olympian. Strength, speed, stamina; these are all qualities I can see in the athletes competing at the 2016 Rio Olympics this… 720 more words

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Because There is No Such Thing as Perfect: Why the Perfect 10 is Perfectly Gone in Elite Gymnastics

“Wait? What happened to the perfect 10?”

This question will be on the lips of many a casual gymnastics fan, confused by the scoring system at the Olympics this week. 374 more words

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