The Summer Olympics kicked off today in Tokyo.


I don't know about you, but I always want to cheer on my hometown heroes that are competing in the Olympic games. So here's a handy cheat-sheet, with pictures for you to pick out and cheer on our hometown athletes from New York.

Olympians To Cheer For From Your New York Hometown

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