Independent Olympic Athletes – Yeah, What Are Those?

Did you happen to see this group in the parade of nations Friday night?  Marching (and at times dancing, high-fiving) under the Olympic flag, they qualified for the Olympic games but do not officially have a nation to represent.  They will compete wearing official Olympic colors, and if they win?  They will stand on the podium as the Olympic anthem is played (it happened in 1992).

Read the full story here.

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About Clark Bunch

Clark Bunch is the pastor of Unity Baptist Church and author of God is Near. He and his wife Teresa have one child. In his spare time he enjoys blogging, playing guitar and riding his motorcycle. And coffee, he'd be nowhere without coffee.
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