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2016 Olympians From New England

Check out the Olympians attending the Rio Games who are from New England.

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Aly Raisman, age 22 from Neeham, Massachusetts, will be heading to the Olympics for the second time. Raisman is the captain for the women’s gymnastics team. In 2012, she won gold medals in the team competition and floor exercise.
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Shalane Flanagan, age 35, from Marblehead, Massachusetts, will attend her fourth Olympic Games this year and compete in the marathon. She won the bronze medal in the 10,000 meter run at the 2008 games.
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Sean Furey, age 33, from Methuen Massachusetts, will be heading to his second Olympic Games and compete in the Javelin Throw. He came in thirty-seventh back in 2012.
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Abbey D’Agostino, age 24, from Topsfield, Massachusetts, will head to her first Olympics and will compete in the 5,000 meter running race.
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Elena Priozhkova, age 29, from Greenfield, Massachusetts, will head to her second Olympic Games on the Wrestling team.
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Eli Dershwitz, age 20, from Sherborn, Massachusetts, will attend his first Olympic games and will compete in the Saber Fencing individual event.
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Gevvie Stone, age 31, from Newton, Massachusetts, will attend her second Olympic games and compete in the Single Sculls rowing event. She came in seventh in the 2012 games.
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Michael DiSanto, age 26, from Boston, Massachusetts, will compete in the rowing eight event in his first ever Olympic games.
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Kayla Harrison, age 26, who currently lives in Danvers, Massachusetts, will compete in the Judo event in her second Olympic Games. Harrison took home the gold medal at the 2012 games.
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Sarah Scherer, age 25, from Woburn, Massachusetts, will head to her second Olympic games. She will compete in the Rifle Shooting event. She came in seventh at the 2012 games.
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Michael Hixon, age 22, from Amherst, Massachusetts, will head to his first Olympic games and compete in the 3-meter diving event.
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Victoria Folayan, age 31, from Boston, Massachusetts, will head to her first Olympic games as the Center/Wing for the Rugby team.
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Madison Hughes, age 21, from Lancaster, Massachusetts, will head to his first Olympic games as the Scrum half for the Rugby team.
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Evelyn Stevens, age 33, from Acton, Massachusetts, will head to her second Olympic games. She will compete in the road race and time trial cycling events. She came in twenty-fourth in the 2012 games.
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Joe Maloy, age 30, went to Boston College. He is competing in the triathlon at his first ever Olympic games.
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Devin McEwan, age 31, from Salisbury, Connecticut, will head to his first Olympic games as part of the Canoe Kayak team. He will compete in the Canoe Slalom C2 event.
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Charlie Cole, age 30, from New Canaan, Connecticut, will head to his second Olympic games in the four Rowing event. Cole took home the bronze medal back in 2012.
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Austin Hack, age 24, originally from Springfield, Massachusetts but currently residing in old Lyme, Connecticut, will head to his first Olympic games in the eight rowing event.
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Chris Wyles, age 32, from Stamford, Connecticut, will head to his first Olympics as the fullback for the men’s rugby team.
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Alyssa Naeher, age 28, from Bridgeport, Connecticut, will head to her first Olympics as the goalkeeper for the women’s soccer team.
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Donn Cabral, age 26, from Glastonbury, Connecticut, will head to his second Olympics and compete in the 3,000-meter steeplechase event on the track and field team. Cabral came in eighth in 2012 games.
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Thomas Dunstan, age 18, from Norwalk, Connecticut, but currently residing in New Canaan, Connecticut will head to his first Olympic games as the attacker on the men’s water polo team.
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Andrew Campbell Jr, age, 24, from New Canaan, Connecticut, will attend his first Olympic games and compete in the lightweight double sculls rowing event.
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Breanna Stewart, age 21, went to the University of Connecticut. She will play the forward/center on the basketball team in her first Olympic games.
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Melissa Gonzalez, age 26, went to the University of Connecticut. She will play midfield on the Field Hockey team in her second Olympics. She came in twelfth in the 2012 games.
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Eleanor Logan, age 28, from Boothbay Harbor, Maine, will head to her third Olympic games. She took home the gold medal in the 2012 and 2008 games for the eight rowing event.
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Kyle Snyder, age 20, lives in Woodbine, Maine, will head to his first Olympic games as a member of the wrestling team.
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Elizabeth Beisel, age 23, from Wakefield, Rhode Island, but currently residing in Saunderstown, Rhode Island, will head to her third Olympic games. She will compete in the 400 meter individual medley on the women’s swim team. She came in fourth in the 400 meter medley and took home the bronze medal in the 200 meter backstroke back in 2008. In 2012 she took home silver in the 400 meter medley and bronze in the 200 meter backstroke.
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Anders Weiss, age 23, from Providence, Rhode Island, but currently residing in Barrington, Rhode Island, will attend his first Olympics and compete in the pair event for the men’s rowing team.
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Louisa Chafee, age 24, from Providence, Rhode Island, but currently residing in Saunderstown, Rhode Island, will attend her first Olympic games and compete in the Nacra 17 mixed multihull Sailing event.
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Stu McNay, age 34, from Boston, Massachusetts, but currently residing in Providence, Rhode Island, will head to his third Olympic games. He will compete in the 470 two-person dinghy men’s sailing event. He came in thirteenth in the 2008 games and fourteenth in the 2012 games.
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Jessica Parratto, age 22, from Dover, New Hampshire, will head to her first Olympic games and compete in the 10-meter diving event
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Tessa Gobbo, age 25, from Keene, New Hampshire, but currently residing in Chesterfield, New Hampshire, will attend her first Olympics and compete in the eight rowing event.
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Alex Karwoski, age 25, from Nashua, New Hampshire, but currently residing in Hollis, New Hampshire, will head to his first Olympics and compete in the eight rowing event.
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Sarah True, age 34, from Hanover, New Hampshire, will head to her second Olympic games. She will compete in the triathlon. She came in fourth in the 2012 games.
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Lea Davison, age 33, from Jericho, Vermont, will head to her second Olympic games. She will compete in the cycling mountain biking event. She came in 11th at the 2012 games.
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