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Aly Raisman confirms she won't compete in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in an emotional letter on Instagram

7 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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Gymnast Aly Raisman shared an emotional Instagram post that confirmed she will not compete in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
The six-time Olympic medalist, 25, reflected on growing up in gymnastics and spoke of how she plans to make gymnastics "safer" in the future.
Raisman said she wondered if she would tell her younger self about "people in the sport who will fail to protect" her - referencing that she was one of the dozens of gymnasts who accused Larry Nassar of sexual abuse.
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