Young Olympic Hopefuls

Athletes as young as 5 years old train to one day make China's Olympic team.

Young Olympic Hopefuls

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On Aug. 7, 2007, young athletes from the Yangpu District Youth Sports School hang on a bar for five minutes as a part of their training. The boys, age 5 to 9, practice at the Gymnastics Hall of Shanghai University of Sports. The young boys are training hard in an attempt to represent China on a future Olympic gymnastics team. (Nir Elias/Reuters)
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