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Goodbye Tokyo: Memories From an Unusual Olympic Games

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TOKYO, JAPAN – AUGUST 08: Fireworks erupt above the stadium during the Closing Ceremony of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 08, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

Six Olympic Games.

That's how many times NBC 7 anchor Steven Luke has traveled to different cities around the world to report on the Olympics.

But the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, which were held in 2021 after being postponed by the COVID-19 pandemic, were unlike any before.

And the unusual experience came with fond memories for Steven that he'll remember for a lifetime. He reflects on those moments below. Watch: