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Uchimura Kohei: Why I love the 'warmth' from the crowd

Japan's three-time Olympic gymnastics champion is at the final stages of a legendary career but he's still enjoying performing in front of his adoring fans: "I can’t begin to describe how good it feels to perform in front of a crowd," he said during the home World Championships. "This is my birthplace and I could feel their warmth. It felt like they were waiting for me all long. The feeling was like no other."

Uchimura Kohei: Why I love the 'warmth' from the crowd

Japan's three-time Olympic gymnastics champion is at the final stages of a legendary career but he's still enjoying performing in front of his adoring fans: "I can’t begin to describe how good it feels to perform in front of a crowd," he said during the home World Championships. "This is my birthplace and I could feel their warmth. It felt like they were waiting for me all long. The feeling was like no other."

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