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Palo Alto skater Vincent Zhou drops out of Olympics after positive COVID test

Original post made on Feb 7, 2022

U.S. Olympic figure skater Vincent Zhou, who was born in San Jose and grew up in Palo Alto, has tested positive for COVID-19 and dropped out of the men's individual competition at the Beijing Winter Games.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, February 7, 2022, 12:42 PM

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Posted by eileen
a resident of College Terrace
on Feb 7, 2022 at 1:10 pm

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Bravo to you Vincent! What a gracious and humble post you made, especially given the crushing disappointment that you feel right now. I hope you will look back and see just a bump in your long road.

Posted by Anonymous
a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Feb 7, 2022 at 2:57 pm

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Very sorry to hear this. One does wonder…
I certainly hope a neutral authority administered multiple tests.
It would certainly advantage a certain other country to get rid of as many U.S. competitors as possible.
Best wishes to Vincent.

Posted by dena
a resident of Midtown
on Feb 8, 2022 at 12:05 pm

dena is a registered user.

Palo Alto loves you Vincent!

Posted by
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Feb 14, 2022 at 1:14 am is a registered user.

@Anonymous: Yes, agree, hope it was a neutral party who tested him.

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