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Boxer Sewon Okazawa, who will compete in the welterweight division at the Tokyo Olympics, said Tuesday he plans to help repair the damage done to his gym by flooding that has ravaged the nation's southwest over the past week.

"I want to go to the Olympics from this gym," Okazawa said in a phone interview. "I want to give something back by helping return the gym to its usual condition."

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