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Meet the gold medallist whose mom makes his equipment by hand

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Meet the Olympic swimmer who trains in hotel pools and made her debut at 14

In Anastasiya Tyurina’s hometown in Tajikistan, there’s no Olympic-size swimming pools of 50m. Still, she managed to qualify for Rio at age 14 and is working again to Tokyo 2020.