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Northwest Runner Aims To Leverage Olympic Platform To Help South Sudan

Tom Banse
07/19/2012

Athletes going to the London Olympics commonly have stories of overcoming adversity, but few can top African–born distance runner Lopez Lomong. The one time "Lost Boy" of Sudan relocated to the Portland area last year. He's running for Team USA, but hopes to leverage Olympic success into greater aid and attention for his former homeland.

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