Shawn Johnson to Olympians after coronavirus postpones Tokyo Games: Don't let this discourage you
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Gold medalist Shawn Johnson: Olympic postponement sets ‘magnitude’ of coronavirus
2008 Olympic gold medalist Shawn Johnson discusses the 2020 Summer Olympics being postponed due to coronavirus and how Olympians are affected.
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Olympic gold medalist Shawn Johnson knows what goes into training for the international sports competition and what it takes to win.
But now that the coronavirus pandemic has forced the Tokyo Olympics to be postponed until 2021, the former gymnast offered her advice to athletes whose big plans are now “up in the air.”
“Try to take it one step at a time,” Johnson said Wednesday on FOX Business’ "Mornings with Maria." “It is your dream. [Don’t] let this discourage you too much as a community of our world. We will get through it … Just keep pushing through and training. Stay safe.”