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athletes, gold medal, islam, jewish, muslim, olympic, olympic medals, yom kippur -

Gold medals are symbols of achievement and excellence in sports, but they are also subject to different religious interpretations and practices. Some athletes do not wear their medals because of their faith and tradition, while others do so with permission and pride. Regardless of their choice, they all deserve respect and admiration for their hard work and dedication.

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athletes, Christianity, Jewish, Mormon, Muslim -

Since the movie Chariots of Fire, I've been fascinated by the intersection of sports and religion and the commitment many athletes have to their faith. This is a brief recap of who observes what.

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