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Triplets Competing Against Each Other In The Rio Olympics And It's Trippy

There are various stories about the greatness of athletes competing in this time's Olympic events. But the story we've got will literally blow your mind.
30-year-old identical triplet sisters are competing for this year for the women's marathon event representing their country. The Luik sisters - Lily, Leila and Liina are from Estonia were stoked when they found out they would be representing their country for Olympics 2016, but what they didn't know is that the sisters would also be competing against each other. 

It is the first time that a set of identical triplets compete in the Olympics so, people are definitely voting for their favorites. The Luik sisters have been a great motivation for each other since their early years. So, let's check out their story. 

Via DailyMail

Triplets Competing Against Each Other In The Rio Olympics And It's Trippy

Triplets Competing Against Each Other In The Rio Olympics And It's Trippy

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This trio is the first in the history of Olympics to be competing against each other. 

This trio is the first in the history of Olympics to be competing against each other. 

In fact, they have started their training just six years ago. 

In fact, they have started their training just six years ago. 

When they were 24. Imagine the level of progress within 6 years time! 

Even in Estonia, these sisters train apart and don't live together. 

Even in Estonia, these sisters train apart and don't live together. 

But once a year, they go for training at high altitude places so that they can expose their body to extreme conditions that are favorable for training. 

As the sisters started their training, they decided to compete internationally. 

As the sisters started their training, they decided to compete internationally. 

The next logical step would be to represent their country in the Olympics. 

They are being called as the 'Trio to Rio'. 

They are being called as the 'Trio to Rio'. 

Since they arrived in Rio De Janeiro, they are enjoying the experience. 

They are giving interviews to the media and posing for countless pictures. 

They are giving interviews to the media and posing for countless pictures. 

Their main goal is to finish together. 

Their main goal is to finish together. 

They want to make Estonia proud. 

They want to give their best at the Olympics and increase Estonia's profile. 

They want to give their best at the Olympics and increase Estonia's profile. 

Unfortunately, Liina had to drop out of the marathon after the 20km mark due to hip pains. 

Unfortunately, Liina had to drop out of the marathon after the 20km mark due to hip pains. 

But she took the van to cheer her sisters until the finishing line. The sisters greeted each other at the finish line with mixed tears with joy. 

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