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Female Olympians Get Motivated for 2016 Games

  • VOA Khmer

At the opening ceremony of the London Olympics, the president of the International Olympic Committee said this year's Games had proved to be a "major boost for gender equality". For the first time, women are competing in all 26 sports. Selah Hennessy wen to East London, where the Olympics are based, to see what the impact of the games has been on some promising young female athletes.