This time of year is always special for me. Every 4 years, I get a friendly reminder of my past. My road started when my father moved our family to the Virgin Islands when I was just 1.
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Now, you can find the senior citizen athlete putting her archery skills on the line for the Virgin Islands. Anne Abernathy is not the typical year-old. The six-time Olympian has now converted from negotiating frozen downhill courses to piercing target bulls eyes in the distance — among other things.
Although Mexico City hosted the Summer Olympics, the semi-tropical country has never been known as a player in the Winter Olympics. Mexico sent a team inbut skipped every Winter Games until Thirty years later, the year-old von Hohenlohe will be making his sixth appearance in the Winter Olympics—the fourth of which he'll be the only member of the team.
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The twin island St. Kitts and Nevis, has been home to many successful young individuals in fields such as creative arts, entrepreneurship and sports. Antoine Adams from St Kitts was still able to squeeze in some time to answer a few questions about his journey before, during and after the Olympic Games. Qualifying for the Olympic Games has been deemed something which carries great prestige and Mr.
Virgin Islands was represented well by a team of seven athletes ranging in age from 21 to Boxer Laurent Clayton, Jr. Homer hails from St.