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Athletes and others have their say before and during the 30th Olympiad of the modern era in England.
Ross Atkin, Staff
Jose Lino Montes Gongora of Mexico competes during the men's 56-kg, group A, weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics July 29 in London. (Mike Groll/AP)
“I think of [the barbell] as a snake. I feel like I need to keep it over my head or it will bite me.”
– Mexican weightlifter Jose Lino Montes Gongora
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