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Team USA: Sochi 2014

Get to know this week’s featured athlete, three-time Olympic medalist, Julie Chu                                                                                                     

Name/Nickname: Julie Chu

Sport/Event: Women’s Ice Hockey

Date of Birth: March 13, 1982

Height: 5’8”

Hometown: Bridgeport, CT 

University/College:  Harvard University

Family Motto: CHU - Commitment, Honor, Unity

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Go, Google! Their homepage just came out for equality at the Olympics, reaffirming the principles of the Olympic Charter.

“The practice of sport is a human right. Every individual must have the possibility of practicing sport, without discrimination of any kind and in the Olympic spirit, which requires mutual understanding with a spirit of friendship, solidarity and fair play.” –Olympic Charter

Check out the campaign, spread the word about #P6, Principle 6 of the Olympic Charter that bans discrimination: www.principle6.org