U.S. Men’s Archery Team Hungry For Olympic Gold After A Near Miss 4 Years Ago

RIO DE JANEIRO — Jake Kaminski still thinks about the gold medal that got away at the London 2012 Olympic Games.

Kaminski was a part of the U.S. Olympic Men’s Archery Team that secured a surprising semifinal win against then-defending champion South Korea. The win was overshadowed by a close defeat against Italy after the last arrow missed the scoring target by three-eighths of an inch.

“I don’t think I am still over it yet,” said Kaminski, 27. “…Medaling at all is totally unexpected and is so important to the impact on my life. At this point, I am still wishing it was gold, but I’m not stressing about it.”

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