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COVID-19 and the Olympics: What are the protocols for Tokyo

WEBThe International Olympic Committee released a series of “playbooks” this year that cover protocols for various stakeholders including athletes, officials, media …

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Phelps: The time is now to help athletes struggling with mental …

WEBMichael Phelps’ struggles with mental health have been well documented since he walked off the Olympic pool deck after the 2016 Games with 28 all-time …

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As Biles steps back, more athletes speak up about stress and …

WEBU.S. Olympic gymnast Sam Mikulak on Wednesday praised Biles for prioritizing her mental health and said he was keen to help other athletes cope with the …

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Simone Biles: Road to Paris

WEBAfter withdrawing from most of her events at the Tokyo Olympics, Simone Biles is back like she never left. Biles' journey at the Games made news around the world as it turned …

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U.S. athletes not snoozing on importance of sleep before Paris

WEBThe International Olympic Committee’s mental health toolkit notes that 49% of Olympic athletes can be categorized as “poor sleepers,” according to a 2016 study. That same …

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Olympic champion Suni Lee is ready to make a push for Paris with …

WEBLee was diagnosed with a kidney condition in early 2023, which ended her career at Auburn ahead of schedule. Lee returned home to Minnesota, unsure if she …

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Katie Ledecky Road to 2024 Paris Olympics: Events, recent news

WEBFollowing the Tokyo Olympics in 2021, Katie Ledecky opted for a cross-country move, relocating her base of training from California (where she attended …

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Meet the U.S. Olympic Weightlifting Team NBC Olympics

WEBUniversity of Washington Husky Harrison Maurus will represent the United States in the men’s 81 kg/178 lbs. division, where he currently ranks ninth globally. Born …

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Suni Lee: Road to Paris

WEBSuni Lee was diagnosed with a kidney condition in early 2023. In an interview with SELF magazine, Lee said she woke up one day with swollen ankles. The next day, …

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Psychologist: Biles' openness can help end stigma around mental …

WEBThe decision by American gymnast Simone Biles to prioritize her wellbeing at the Tokyo Olympics will go a long way in helping to fight the stigma of mental illness, an …

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For Gabby Thomas, public health outranks Olympic accolades

WEBThomas, 27, is uniquely qualified for the role. She graduated from Harvard in 2019 with a bachelor's degree in neurobiology and global health. Then, she earned her …

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U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials: Galen Rupp vies for historic fifth

WEBRupp is healthy just in time for Saturday's U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials in Orlando, Florida, where the 37-year-old will vie to compete in his fifth Olympic Games. …

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Phelps hopes mental health dialogue continues to grow

WEBMichael Phelps sits down with TODAY to talk about Simone Biles' focus on mental health and why the topic needs to be discussed more.

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Simone Biles Explains Exit From Women's Team Final

WEBThe American women won silver in the women's Olympic gymnastics team final on Tuesday in Tokyo, but for three out of the four rotations, they were without …

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Meet the Athletes: Karen Chen NBC Olympics

WEBNBC Olympics. American figure skater Karen Chen made her Olympic debut in 2018, placing 11th in women's singles at the PyeongChang Games. She withdrew …

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Podcast: MyKayla Skinner, Adeline Gray discuss why mental health

WEBConversations surrounding athletes' mental health have been more prevalent at these Olympics than ever before. Champions like Michael Phelps and Naomi Osaka …

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Simone Biles withdraws from individual all-around final at Tokyo

WEBWith Simone Biles' withdrawal, Jade Carey enters women's all-around final. Biles, 24, withdrew from the women's team contest after the first rotation on vault …

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Phelps: Biles' anguish 'broke my heart,' eye-opening for mental …

WEBMichael Phelps is well equipped to understand how Simone Biles felt after the living legend withdrew from the women's gymnastics team event in Tokyo on Tuesday, …

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