Wael Shueb fled Syria because he refused to shoot innocent civilians and took a torturous journey of escape that almost led to his death.
Join these athletes' journeys to see how hard they have to Strive to make the 2021 Games. Hosted by 3x Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas.
Parisa and Kasra were medal-winning Taekwondo athletes in their homeland of Iran when they were forced to flee.
Pur Biel hid with his mother and brothers in the bush to avoid government troops when civil war was ripping Sudan apart in 2005.
Saeid Fazloula fled Iran for his life. He now lives in Germany where he’s preparing to join the 2021 Refugee Olympic Team.
He fled Yemen just before it plunged into a fatal civil war and can’t go back. But that’s not stopping Ryan Sanabani in his quest to the 2021 Olympics.