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Video: How Olympians Parent

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They might be the best athletes in the world, but at home they are just Mom and Dad. 

A few current Olympian parents let us in on how their kids played into their prep for this summer's events. Can you guess which job these Olympian moms and dads find more difficult, raising kids or training?

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Lashinda Demus, Team USA hurdler and mother of twin boys, sees her training time as a break from the tough gig of motherhood, while Hunter Kemper, Team USA triathlete, says his three boys push him to get better. Our favorite part? Weightlifter Kendrick Farris's trash-talking son. 

Plus: Our round-up of Parents Competing in the Olympics

Go Team USA...and the little people behind the athletes!

 

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