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How track star Allyson Felix overcame challenges to reach Tokyo


With nine career medals, Allyson Felix is the most decorated woman in U.S. track and field history. Though Tokyo marks her fifth Olympics, she had to face many challenges to get there, including a life-threatening case of preeclampsia. TODAY’s Savannah Guthrie spoke to her just before she left to Tokyo.