They are missing out because their schools opted out of FHSAA competition.
The ten athlete list includes Joshua Cheptegei, Donavan Brazier, Mondon Duplantis and Karsten Warholm.
Experts are worried about decrease in activity levels in children and teens.
Abrahmson is responding to a piece written by IOC president Thomas Bach about the Olympics during the time of COVID.
Yuliya Stepanova: “My friend asked me, ‘If you go to Russia, what happens with you?’ I told her they probably will kill us and they say this is an accident. ...My friend asked me, ‘Why do you think they cannot kill you here in America?’ And I told her that if they kill us here in America, Americans will investigate the case and the whole world will know the truth. But if they kill us in Russia, the Russians will investigate this case and they will just say it’s an accident.”
Aside from that, 28,000 people (from 130 countries and all 50 states) still signed up to run NYC virtually.