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The Olympics is only once every 4 years. Therefore an athelete will only be able to compete in about 3 in their sporting career. Also the olympics is the best in the world coming together to compete so if you win a medal you are either 3rd 2nd or the best in the world at that event.

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Because a gold medal in the

Olympics is considered the highest achievement in many Olympic

Sports, especially athletics events.

Other Athletes are also competing for the same medal - Gold

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