Advertisements

Eye View London, Olympic Fencing Champion Will Carry The US Flag In Opening Ceremony, Fencing Is Cool Again

Two-time Olympic fencing champion Mariel Zagunis will carry the U.S. flag in the opening ceremony of the London Games.

The U.S. Olympic Committee says Zagunis won a vote of the 529-strong team ahead of Friday’s ceremony. Zagunis says she is ”extremely humbled by this incredible privilege.”She was the first American to win a fencing gold in 100 years at the 2004 Athens Games.

Fencing is cool again..

 

Advertisements

Tags: , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: