Team Refugee: Rio Olympic hopefuls running for a better life – BBC News


Angelina Nadai and Mohammed Doud Abubaker are both refugees living and training on the outskirts of Nairobi in Kenya. They do not have access to a gym or any of the facilities that you would expect a high-performance athlete preparing for the Rio Olympics to enjoy but both have been trying to qualify for the Games. The two runners were given a chance by former world record holder Tegla Loroupe to qualify for Rio’s Team of Refugee Olympic Athletes (ROC) – find out if they make it to Rio.

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