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Cummings departs Beaufort for Hawaii; Tokyo next

By Mike McCombs C.J. Cummings got on a plane Monday morning in Savannah and headed for Hawaii, a step closer to his Olympic dream in Tokyo. Cummings will continue to train with Coach Ray Jones in Hawaii in a “bubble” with his teammates, including two heavy sessions, before heading to Tokyo on July 22. “The… Keep Reading

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Beaufort’s Cummings named to US Olympic Team

By Mike McCombsPhoto by Bob Sofaly It was a forgone conclusion but now it’s official: C.J. Cummings is Tokyo-bound. When USA Weightlifting announced its eight-person team for the 2021 Summer Olympic Games (July 23-Aug. 8, Tokyo) on Wednesday, Cummings name was on the list. The youngest member of Team USA, Cummings, 20, was a favorite… Keep Reading