Native Americans in the 2012 London Olympics

By Paul G on July 27, 2012
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • MySpace
  • Google Bookmarks
  • del.icio.us
  • Digg
  • StumbleUpon
  • LinkedIn
  • email
  • RSS
  • Print

The 2012 London Olympics includes 3 Native Americans.

Mary Killman

Mary Killman is a Citizen Potawatomi Nation.  She will compete in the Synchronized Duet Technical Swimming Event for Team USA.

Update – Mary Killman finished 11th in the Women’s Duet.

Mary Spencer

Mary Spencer is First Nation Ojibway from Ontario.  She will compete in the debut of Women’s Boxing for Team Canada.

Update: Mary Spencer was eliminated in the Quarterfinals to China.

Tumua Anae

Tumua Anae is  Native Hawaiian.  She is competing as the Goalkeeper on the US Water Polo Team.

Update: USA Women’s Water Polo won Gold Medal.

Let’s cheer on and support our Native athletes!


TOPICS: Blog, Featured, Native American Culture, Native American History, News

Related Posts

Leave a Comment








    

Pow Wow Calendar Search

 
Month: Year:
Location:
Help support PowWows.com

New Threads

Dance Styles

contest-featured

REDLANDS POW WOW – 2014

  CATEGORY NAME PLACE TEEN AND JR GIRL’s fancy OKE-TWSHA ROBERTS 1 TEEN AND JR GIRL’s fancy LARA WHITEYE 2 TEEN AND JR GIRL’s fancy JAYDEAN RANDALL 3 TEEN AND …

Crafts

moccasintopsbeadwork

Get Crafty! Beadwork Tutorial for Moccasin Tops

This six-part tutorial was created by Anne of the Communities of the Voyageur Metis in Canada. She put this tutorial together in hopes that beginners would not be scared to …

AMERICAN INDIAN PHOTO GALLERIES

View thousands of photos of dancing, singing, crafts and more. Share your photos online!