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Olympian Lauren Perdue heads to Charlotte for training

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GREENVILLE, N.C. - Greenville native Lauren Perdue is heading to Charlotte to start training for the 2016 Olympic Games.

She tweeted Monday about her move saying she's excited to start working with Swim Mac Carolina.

Perdue, a graduate of J.H. Rose High School, won a gold medal for the 4x200 meter freestyle relay race when she swam for the U.S. Olympic Swim Team during the 2012 Olympic Games in London.

Olympic medalist and fellow swimmer Ryan Lochte also announced he's going to train in Charlotte as well.
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