Sunday, February 9, 2014
Top Ten Olympic Lists (1 of 10): The Flag Bearers; 55 is NEVER Too Old to Compete
Here are ten flag-bearers; there will be ten more on our sister blog http://www.politicscultureandotherwastesoft.blogspot.com
Here we go:
1) Greece. Panagiota Tsakiri. Women's Cross Country (pictured top)
2) Mexico: Hubertus von Hohenlohe. Men's Alpine (actually a 55-year-olf European prince who was profiled in "Mental Floss," pictured center)
3) Finland. Enin Rukajarvi. Women's Snowboarding (pictured bottom)
4. Australia. Alex Pullin. Men's Snowboarding.
5. Belgium. Hanna Marien. Women's Bobsled.
6. Sweden. Anders Sodergen. Men's Cross-country Skiing.
7. Jamaica. Marvin Dixon. Men's Bobsledding.
8. Great Britain. Jon Eley, Short-track Speed-skating.
9. Germany. Maria Hofl-Reisch. Women's Alpine Skiing.
10. Slovenia. Tomaz Razinger. Men's hockey.