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The Olympics are finally back and while things may look a little bit different this time around, athletes have travelled to Olympic Village per usual.

According to NPR, the organizers of the Tokyo Olympics have ordered 160,000 condoms to be distributed among the athletes.

While this may seem like an effort towards safe sex, Olympic athletes have actually been advised to avoid all physical contact with one another on account of COVID-19.

There is an Olympic playbook for athletes and coaches to follow. In that playbook, people are advised not only to limit physical interactions but also to avoid physical contact in general "including hugs and handshakes."

Giving out condoms to Olympic athletes has been a long-standing tradition that was started in 1988 in South Korea. Due to the nature of the pandemic and this year's Olympic games, it looks like the condoms that are being distributed are more for souvenir purposes than for immediate use.

Canada’s Paralympic Athletes Get Paid $0 For Winning A Gold Medal While Olympians Get $20K

American Paralympians and Olympians now get paid exactly the same.👇

Canada's Paralympic athletes do not get paid for winning a medal at the games, the Canadian Paralympic Committee has confirmed.

In comparison, those competing for Canada at the Olympics can get $20,000 for each gold medal, $15,000 for each silver medal and $10,000 for every bronze medal.

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A Canadian Olympian pulled off a golden moment when leaving Tokyo Airport and thankfully the security workers had a sense a humour.

Track cyclist Kelsey Mitchell, who won gold in the women's individual cycling sprint, hid her medal under her T-shirt as she walked through the metal detectors at security.

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Here's How You Can Watch The Tokyo Paralympics On TV & Online In Canada

Canada's Paralympic athletes are competing in 18 sports throughout the Games!

The 2021 Olympics have come and gone, and it's now time for this summer's next amazing international sporting event. If you're wondering how to watch the Tokyo Paralympics, here's everything you need to know about viewing the Games.

From the opening ceremony on August 24 to the closing ceremony on September 5 and everything in between, CBC will have daily broadcasts on TV of the action from Tokyo.

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Two athletes who were part of Canada's Olympic team in Tokyo have announced their engagement.

Stephanie Labbé and Georgia Simmerling posted the exciting news on their personal Instagram accounts.

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