American Margaux Isaksen smiles during the women's fencing in the Modern Pentathlon on Aug. 19 at the Rio Olympics. She finished fourth in London in 2012 and 20th in Rio. "It makes you feel sort of worthless," Isaksen says of her performance. She calls this current period a "post-Olympic depression." Rob Carr/Getty Images hide caption

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After Going For Gold, Athletes Can Feel The Post-Olympic Blues

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USA's Claressa Shields (left) fights against Netherlands' Nouchka Fontijn at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Yuri Cortez/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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After Second Gold, Boxer Claressa Shields Looks Ahead To What's Next

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A Farewell From Rio, Where The 2016 Games Are Set To Wrap Up

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Brazil Men's Soccer Redeem Loss To Germany For Olympic Gold In Penalty Kick Shootout

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Gabriella Szucs of Hungary battles with Courtney Mathewson of the U.S. during the women's water polo semifinal match on Wednesday. The U.S. won, 14-10, to advance to the gold medal game against Italy on Friday. Richard Heathcote/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Women Look To Defend Gold In Water Polo On Friday

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U.S. Sisters To Compete For Gold In Women's Water Polo

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Norway's Veronica Kristiansen is challenged by Sweden's Angelica Wallen (left) as she tries to score during the women's quarterfinal handball match between Norway and Sweden on Tuesday. Ben Curtis/AP hide caption

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In The Summer Games, Norway Rallies Around Its Women's Handball Team

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The Art Of Table Tennis: Tiny Details Matter A Lot

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South Africa's Caster Semenya competes in the women's 800 meters in Rome on June 2. Tiziana Fabi/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The Sensitive Question Of Intersex Athletes

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Ovini Uera (far left) and Elson Brechtefeld are the two sole delegates from Nauru. Melissa Block/NPR hide caption

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Nauru's Olympic Team Is An Army Of Two

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Maoulida Daroueche of the Comoros will compete Monday in the 400-meter hurdles. Daroueche, 25, had a tough life as a kid in the Comoros, but now resides in France and is competing in his second Olympics. Melissa Block/NPR hide caption

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From Comoros Islands, An Olympian Clears Hurdles On And Off The Track

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Members of the Refugee Olympic Team have their picture taken with United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi and UNHCR staff inside the Olympic Village. For the first time in Olympic history, the International Olympic Committee has created a team comprised of refugees competing as the Refugee Olympic Team. Benjamin Loyseau/UNHCR hide caption

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For Refugee Team, Just Being In Rio Is Like Winning Gold

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Jason Pryor of the United States (right) in action against Benjamin Steffen of Switzerland during the Men's Epee at the Summer Olympics. Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images hide caption

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After Years Of Sweat, Fencer Jason Pryor Makes His Olympic Debut

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Morghan King set a new U.S. record in one of her events, but finished sixth in her weight class on the first day of Rio's Olympic Games. Now that she's finished her Olympic competition, she plans to do some sightseeing and cheer on her fellow athletes. David Ramos/Getty Images hide caption

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For Some Olympic Athletes, The Games Are Already Over

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U.S. Women Considered A Lock For The Team Gold Medal In Rio

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