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Japanese Buddhist priest contemplates canoe gold in Rio

In this Saturday, July 16, 2016 photo, Kazuki Yazawa, canoe slalom Olympian and Buddhist priest, chants prayer at Zenkoji Daikanjin Temple in Nagano, Japan. When he's not chanting and living the austere life of a Buddhist priest, Yazawa contemplates Olympic gold. The 27-year-old Yazawa will represent Japan in canoe slalom at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics where he hopes to use his mental toughness and skill to bring home a medal. (AP Photo/Koji Ueda)