Mayor John Suthers helps send off members of the U.S. Olympic Wrestling Team

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Courtesy of Colorado Springs – Olympic City USA

COLORADO SPRINGS — Saturday morning, members of the U.S. Olympic Wrestling Team boarded a plane headed for Tokyo to compete in the Olympic Games.

Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers met team members at the Colorado Springs Airport early Saturday morning.

Seven athletes boarded a plan to meet the rest of the 15-member team in Tokyo. Members who flew out Saturday morning included:

Athletes will compete August 1-7.

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