Under Armour has announced that Yusra Mardini is the latest addition to its roster of international athletes. The sports brand will accompany the athlete in her journey to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Yursa fled Syria in 2015 to compete as a freestyle and butterfly swimmer in the Rio Olympics a year later. She competed in Rio as one of ten refugees included in the Refugee Olympic Team. Yursa has been featured in Time magazine's list of 30 most influential Teens as well as People magazine's list of 25 Women Changing the World. She has also become the youngest Goodwill ambassador for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHR).

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