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Simone Biles repeats she eyes 2020 Olympics

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Simone Biles repeated Wednesday that she wants to compete in the 2020 Olympics, according to multiple reports.

Biles has said for months that she plans to take about one year off from competition, and then return.

One month ago, and probably other times during her recent media flurry, Biles said she wanted to make a run for Tokyo. A reporter asked on Oct. 12 if she thought she would compete in another Olympics.

“Yes, in 2020,” Biles said in Chicago.

Aly Raisman has also said she plans to try for a third Olympic team in 2020.

Madison Kocian is retired from elite gymnastics but plans to compete collegiately for UCLA.

It’s believed Gabby Douglas has not said if or when she will compete again.

Laurie Hernandez is expected to compete through this next Olympic cycle, though she has not discussed it specifically in detail in recent interviews.

“I am excited about what it means to compete at the highest level of this sport and really want to focus on elite gymnastics for the next four years,” Hernandez said in a USA Gymnastics press release before the Rio Olympics.

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Joseph Schooling eyes Michael Phelps’ world record at world champs

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Shortly after Joseph Schooling upset Michael Phelps in the Rio Olympic 100m butterfly, the Singapore swimmer made his next goal quite clear.

Take Phelps’ 100m butterfly world record.

Schooling repeated that claim after returning to the University of Texas for his junior season in November and again following March’s NCAA Championships, where he was beaten by Caeleb Dressel in the 100-yard butterfly.

The goal is apparently an imminent one.

Schooling said he believes he can break Phelps’ record at the world championships in Budapest in July, according to Channel News Asia. It would require lowering his personal best by more than a half-second.

“I’m looking forward to that race, and deep down I think if I do what I know I can do, if I execute everything well perfectly, I’d have a really good shot,” Schooling said Thursday, according to the report.

Schooling, 21, hasn’t raced a 100m butterfly since the Olympics, where he clocked 50.39 seconds. That broke Phelps’ Olympic record of 50.58 set at the 2008 Olympics. It’s the fifth-fastest time ever.

All of the top four times, including Phelps’ world record of 49.82, were set in 2009 at the peak of the high-tech swimsuit era.

“My dad told me 50.39 is a world record in a textile suit, but I want the world record on paper,” Schooling reportedly said less than a week after his Olympic title in August. “My next goal is breaking 49.8.”

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Aly Raisman calls out airport worker for ‘muscles’ comment

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Three-time Olympic champion Aly Raisman called out a male airport security worker who she says questioned whether she had enough muscles to be a gymnast.

Raisman posted on Twitter on Wednesday that after a female Transportation Security Administration worker said she recognized Raisman by her biceps, a male employee said, “I don’t see any muscles.” Raisman called the encounter “rude & uncomfortable.”

Raisman, who turned 23 Thursday, says she works “very hard to be healthy & fit.” She says that if a man can’t compliment a girl’s muscles, he’s sexist.

Raisman didn’t say where or when the airport exchange took place.

Raisman previously authored a powerful social media post about body image, shouting out “to all the boys from 5th-9th grade who made fun of me for being ‘too strong’” in November.

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