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Here Are The 25 Youngest And Oldest Olympians Competing In Tokyo

Talent has no age.

If you've been keeping up with the Tokyo Olympics, you've probably been blown away by the talented competitors from around the world. But what's even ~more~ impressive are the ages of the athletes competing.

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Like, this is Kokona Hiraki. She's 12, and she's a silver medalist. 

Here are some of the youngest athletes competing in Tokyo:

1. Hend Zaza is a 12-year-old table tennis player competing for Syria.

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2. Kokona Hiraki is a 12-year-old skateboarder competing for Japan.

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3. Sky Brown is 13-year-old skateboarder competing for Great Britain.

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4. Momiji Nishiya is a 13-year-old skateboarder competing for Japan.

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5. Rayssa Leal is a 13-year-old skateboarder competing for Brazil.

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6. Quan Hongchan is a 14-year-old diver competing for China.

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7. Summer McIntosh is a 14-year-old swimmer competing for Canada.

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8. Katie Grimes is a 15-year-old swimmer competing for the US.

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9. Jessica Guo is a 16-year-old fencer competing for Canada.

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10. Brighton Zeuner is a 17-year-old skateboarder competing for the US.

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11. Erriyon Knighton is a 17-year-old track athlete competing for the US.

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12. Colin Duffy is a 17-year-old rock climber competing for the US.

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13. Evy Leibfarth is a 17-year-old canoe slalom competitor for the US.

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And here are some of the oldest Olympians this year:

14. Jake Gibb is a 45-year-old beach volleyball player competing for the US.

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15. Oksana Chusovitina is a 46-year-old gymnast competing for Uzbekistan.

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16. Nino Salukvadze is a 52-year-old shooter competing for Georgia.

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17. Phillip Dutton is 57-year-old equestrian competing for the US.

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18. Abdullah Al-Rashidi is a 57-year-old trap shooter competing for Kuwait.

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19. Ni Xia Lian is a 58-year-old table tennis player competing for Luxembourg.

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20. Savate Sresthaporn is a 58-year-old trap shooter competing for Thailand.

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21. Santiago Raúl Lange is a 59-year-old sailor competing for Argentina.

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22. Abdelkebir Ouaddar is a 59-year-old equestrian competing for Morocco.

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23. Geir Gulliksen is a 61-year-old equestrian competing for Norway.

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24. Andrew Hoy is a 62-year-old equestrian competing for Australia.

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25. And finally, Mary Hanna is a 66-year-old equestrian competing for Australia.

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