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Ep #95: Olympics Edition: Athletes and asylum seeking The GIST of It

    • Sports

After Belarusian sprinter Krystsina Tsimanouskaya was forced to seek asylum at the Polish embassy in Tokyo last weekend, Ellen and guest host Vanessa are looking at why some athletes defect during the Olympics. But first, they discuss which Olympic sport they could definitely (not) medal in if they had four years to train. Join us, won’t you?


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After Belarusian sprinter Krystsina Tsimanouskaya was forced to seek asylum at the Polish embassy in Tokyo last weekend, Ellen and guest host Vanessa are looking at why some athletes defect during the Olympics. But first, they discuss which Olympic sport they could definitely (not) medal in if they had four years to train. Join us, won’t you?


More on The GIST: 


Subscribe: thegistsports.com/subscribepod


Twitter: @thegistpod


Email: pod@thegistsports.com 


IG: @thegistca @thegistusa 

16 min

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