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New Zealand weightlifter Laurel Hubbard to become first openly transgender athlete to compete at Olympics

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 2021-06-21

Cover picture for the articleLaurel Hubbard lifted a whopping 628 pounds in two lifts to qualify for her first Olympic Games. And when she competes in Tokyo next month, she will make history as the first openly transgender athlete ever to do so. Representing New Zealand, Hubbard will compete in the women's super-heavyweight 87-kg...

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