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Olympic Skier Gus Kenworthy Bruises Hip Not Long After Breaking Thumb — But He'll Still Compete

Olympic Skier Gus Kenworthy Bruises Hip Not Long After Breaking Thumb — But He'll Still Compete

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Freeskier Gus Kenworthy posted a picture of his shattered thumb on Twitter, but assured Team USA fans that he would still compete at the 2018 Winter Olympics. The superstar Olympian is in Pyeongchang, South Korea, defending his silver medal win at the Sochi Winter Games in 2014. But the 26-year-old shocked fans by posting a pair of startling pictures to Twitter on Friday morning showing his broken right thumb in a cast. Fortunately, he calmed any fears that he wouldn’t be able to compete — and he took a jab at Mike Pence in the process by saying the injury would keep him from shaking the VP’s hand. “Broke my thumb yesterday in practice,” he wrote. “It won’t stop me from competing (obvi) but it does prevent me from shaking Pence’s hand so… Silver linings! Will be giving my teammates (and li
Have a Great (Long) Weekend.

Have a Great (Long) Weekend.

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What are you up to this weekend? We are actually flying to L.A. tomorrow! We’ll be visiting Alex’s mom and soaking up some California sunshine. I’m also packing this new book for the plane; I’ve read great reviews, so I’m excited to crack it.… Read more The post Have a Great (Long) Weekend. appeared first on A Cup of Jo.