Asheville resident Lauren Tomayo earns Olympic cycling silver

As a member of the USA women’s cycling team, Asheville resident Lauren Tomayo earned a silver medal in the Olympics. The Asheville Citizen-Times covered the news today, Aug. 4, reporting these comments from Tomayo:

“Every girl always says they want to go to the Olympics and win a medal,” Tamayo said about 45 minutes after her first and last Olympic experience.

“But to actually do it is a totally different feeling. It’s amazing. I don’t think I could top this.”


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