British Diver Tom Daley Plans To Take Good Care Of His Olympic Gold Medal
Friday, July 30, 2021
Daley shared on Instagram that he knitted a cozy for his medal to keep it from getting scratched — a Union Jack on one side and a Japanese flag on the other. He says knitting helps keep him grounded.
SARAH MCCAMMON, HOST:
Good morning. I'm Sarah McCammon.
British diver Tom Daley won a gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics. He plans on taking really good care of it.
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TOM DALEY: This morning, I made a little cozy for (laughter) my medal, to stop it getting scratched. So here is.
MCCAMMON: On Instagram, Daley says knitting helps keep him grounded. The cozy has a Union Jack on one side and a Japanese flag on the other, plus, a little pouch for the medal. How cute is that?
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