Lilly King, USA Swimming Team arrives in Tokyo

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Published: Jul. 15, 2021 at 11:14 AM CDT
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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - The start of the Tokyo Olympic Games is just one week away.

Evansville’s Lilly King and the rest of the U.S. Olympic swimming team have arrived in Tokyo.

King shared a photo on her Facebook page with fellow teammates and coaches.

According to her post, the team will train in Setagaya for a few days, which is a small ward of Tokyo.

They will then head to the Olympic Village just ahead of the opening ceremonies.

The Olympics will start Friday, July 23.

Back in Evansville, Retiz’s swim coach tells 14 News they will be painting the “R” on Friday for Lilly King and Mikaela Jenkins

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