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Emotions run high as Canada's Olympic team strives for excellence in Rio de Janeiro

Canada's Kelly Russell scores a try in the womens rugby sevens bronze medal match between Canada and Britain August 8, 2016.

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Sam Schachter of Canada reacts at Beach Volleyball, Men's Preliminary August 8, 2016.

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Canada's Brittany Rogers fails to make the finals during the women's qualifications for Artistic Gymnastics August 7, 2016.

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Jessica Phoenix of Canada riding A Little Romance during the eventing team jumping final and individual qualifier on Day 4 August 9, 2016.

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Canada's forward Nayo Raincock-Ekunwe (R) jumps for a basket during a Women's round Group B basketball match between Canada and Serbia August 8, 2016.

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Canada's Antoine Valois-Fortier, left, and coach Nicolas Gill, after losing to Russia's Khasan Khalmurzaev in Judo, August 9, 2016.

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Canada's Santo Condorelli wins a heat of the men's 100-meter freestyle during the swimming competitions Aug. 9, 2016.

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Canada's Eugenie Bouchard, competing in her first Olympics, returns to Germany's Angelique Kerber in tennis Aug. 8, 2016. Bouchard lost in straight sets to Kerber.

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Canadian Penny Oleksiak, 16, reacts to winning silver after competing in the women's 100m butterfly final August 7, 2016.

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Kristina Valjas of Canada during the Women's Beach Volleyball preliminary August 7, 2016.

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