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High School Kids Are Upset That Olympians Get To Wear Jewelry

You can’t wear earrings in gym class, why should you get to wear them in the world’s most grueling athletic events?

You can’t wear jewelry at a high school track meet.


It’s bullshit how in high school track we couldn’t wear any jewelry..but in the olympics it doesnt matter.— Nevin Hernandez


Okay, so athletes in the Olympics can wear jewelry but when we do at a high school meet you’re DQ’d #whatthehell— Erica Burgess


Never understood why we had to take out all jewelry at state track meets when everyone in the Olympics has jewelry on! #dumb— Carley Taylor


soo they can wear jewelry in the olympics but we culdnt at meets in hs wat type of bs is that— Shermane King

why do we have to take jewelry out in track at hs but you don't have to in the Olympics ??

— HakunaYoo (@Selina Alvelo)

why do we have to take jewelry out in track at hs but you don’t have to in the Olympics ??— Selina Alvelo

We can't wear jewelry in high school track but it's okay at the olympics . Oh okay

— sweet_lifexoxo (@Lexii Simone☺♥)

We can’t wear jewelry in high school track but it’s okay at the olympics . Oh okay— Lexii Simone☺♥

Their aloud to wear earrings in the Olympics but god forbid we have in any jewelry or even a bobby pin! #HighSchoolSportsProbs

— Alex_Kearn (@Alex :) )

Their aloud to wear earrings in the Olympics but god forbid we have in any jewelry or even a bobby pin! #HighSchoolSportsProbs— Alex :)

I just don't understand why they can wear jewelry in the Olympics but not in high school sports

— AndreaIsNaked_ (@Andrea Rao)

I just don’t understand why they can wear jewelry in the Olympics but not in high school sports— Andrea Rao

Okaay so at the Olympics they can wear jewelry but at track practice I cant????? #tweetintomuch #abouttrack

— shitney_keyes (@britny keyes)

Okaay so at the Olympics they can wear jewelry but at track practice I cant????? #tweetintomuch #abouttrack— britny keyes

How come in the olympics they let you do your sport with jewelry on but you cant wear it in high school sports?! The efffff.

— _DontJudgeMe__ (@someone somewhere.~)

How come in the olympics they let you do your sport with jewelry on but you cant wear it in high school sports?! The efffff.— someone somewhere.~

They get to wear all kind of jewelry during the Olympics races , we have to take EVERY DAMN THING off !

— DamnTee_NoSugar (@Tiara Pickens )

They get to wear all kind of jewelry during the Olympics races , we have to take EVERY DAMN THING off !— Tiara Pickens

Or to a high school volleyball match.

In the Olympics the volleyball players can have jewelry on and have hair ties on their wrist but we can't in high school smh

— Yajeezy (@Yaje N.)

In the Olympics the volleyball players can have jewelry on and have hair ties on their wrist but we can’t in high school smh— Yaje N.

Not even to gym class.

What pisses me off is how athletes can wear jewelry at the olympics but at school in pe,we can't because we could 'die'?I mean what the hell

— Isabelmariemurs (@Isabellend †)

What pisses me off is how athletes can wear jewelry at the olympics but at school in pe,we can’t because we could ‘die’?I mean what the hell— Isabellend â€

What is this shit? On the Olympics they can like wear all the jewelry they want, but at school PE they act like it kills you if you wear it.

— ohdemetrialove (@Proud Lovatics)

What is this shit? On the Olympics they can like wear all the jewelry they want, but at school PE they act like it kills you if you wear it.— Proud Lovatics

If girls are allowed to wear jewelery for the olympics we should be allowed to wear it for pe

— gabyrichards (@gaby)

If girls are allowed to wear jewelery for the olympics we should be allowed to wear it for pe— gaby

How can the people in the Olympics wear jewelry when you can't even wear it in pe at school

— my_nameistom (@Bilbo Baggins)

How can the people in the Olympics wear jewelry when you can’t even wear it in pe at school— Bilbo Baggins

It's kind of bothering me that they get to wear jewelry in the Olympics. I never got to wear shit in high school 😠

— MissLRMM (@Lauren Murphy-Moore)

It’s kind of bothering me that they get to wear jewelry in the Olympics. I never got to wear shit in high school 😠— Lauren Murphy-Moore

Am I the only girl thats jealous that they get to wear jewelry in the Olympics? #Probably lol

— smileyouhavenai (@Nai)

Am I the only girl thats jealous that they get to wear jewelry in the Olympics? #Probably lol— Nai

But in the Olympics, you can wear this?

Ivan Sekretarev / AP

Italian fencer Aldo Montano seen here wearing a huge diamond stud and a large watch.

Ronald Martinez / Getty Images

U.S. gymnast Aly Raisman has custom-made diamond and sapphire earrings.

Al Bello / Getty Images

U.S. swimmer Missy Franklin wears pearl earrings in the pool.

And THIS?

David Goldman / AP

Valentina Truppa of Italy, who competes in equestrian dressage, wears four earrings.

It really doesn’t make much sense.

uh they let you wear jewelry during the olympics but in 7th grade we had to take it off? you're right jr high was def more serious.

— jay_j0 (@Jes )

uh they let you wear jewelry during the olympics but in 7th grade we had to take it off? you’re right jr high was def more serious.— Jes

I don't get how they can wear jewelry in the Olympics but if a ponytail is worn here you get DQ'd?? #makesnosince

— Samantha_Usry (@Samantha Usry)

I don’t get how they can wear jewelry in the Olympics but if a ponytail is worn here you get DQ’d?? #makesnosince— Samantha Usry

i thought we had to take out our jewelry because its more official & shit how does it even get more official than the olympics

— robiiiiiiiin (@Robin Talbert)

i thought we had to take out our jewelry because its more official & shit how does it even get more official than the olympics— Robin Talbert

What’s the deal, Ms. Flynn?!

Watching the Olympics &seeing all the athletes wearing a load of jewelry &wondering what the fuck is Ms. Flynn's problem when it comes to PE

— _xShaunaR5 (@Yer Wan ;))

Watching the Olympics &seeing all the athletes wearing a load of jewelry &wondering what the fuck is Ms. Flynn’s problem when it comes to PE— Yer Wan ;)

It’s #stupid.

dear high school sports. people in the olympics&professional athletes wear jewelery! so why do you assume i will die if i wear it?! #STUPID

— Mackenzie_Roque (@Mackenzie Roque)

dear high school sports. people in the olympics&professional athletes wear jewelery! so why do you assume i will die if i wear it?! #STUPID— Mackenzie Roque

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