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If you're good enough, you're old enough

2016-08-20 04:40

DID YOU KNOW ... The old adage goes 'if you're good enough, you're old enough' and that was certainly the case for Greece's Dimitrios Loundras.

Competing at the 1896 Athens Olympics, Loundras took part in the team parallel bars event, winning a bronze medal.

At 10 years and 218 days he remains the youngest medalist and competitor in Olympic history.


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