"Sexiest Athlete" Alica Schmidt explains Olympic exit.

In the women's 4400-meter relay on Friday at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

German track and field star Alica Schmidt won't be in attendance.

The 22-year-old, known as "the World's Sexiest Athlete," announced on Thursday .

That her participation in the Summer Games has come to an end via Instagram.

"After an in-practice race simulation, I wasn't able to secure my spot in the line up for the prelims," Schmidt wrote in the caption.

In front of a sizable statue of the Olympic Rings, she posed for a picture and uploaded it.

Initially scheduled to compete in the women's 4400 mixed relay on Saturday, Schmidt's Olympic debut never materialized.

The German mixed team was disqualified for making contact with the Jamaican team, so she ultimately was unable to compete. Schmidt sat out the Tokyo Olympics.


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