More athletes pull out of Rio Games over Zika concerns

Rory McIlroy, Vijay Singh, Marc Leishman, and Tejay Van Garderen

FILE - In this Nov. 13, 2015, file photo,pPeople walk in front of the Russian Olympic Committee building in Moscow. Leaders of the world anti-doping movement called for Russian track athletes to be banned from next year's Olympics, saying Monday, Nov. 16, 2015, that the nine-month window between now and the games isn't enough to ensure the program and its athletes are clean. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, File)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — As the Rio Olympics draw nearer, many high-profile athletes—including Rory McIlroy, Vijay Singh, Marc Leishman, and Tejay Van Garderen—are withdrawing from the games over concerns about contracting Zika virus.

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