Celebrate Olympic Day with the Olympians
In celebration of Olympic Day* and in association KPCC, John Naber (4 gold, 1 silver, swimming, 1976) welcomed fellow local U.S. Olympians to The Crawford Family Forum to talk about how the Olympic Games changed their lives, how the Olympic Games have changed, and why the Olympic Games are important even for non-athletes. Participants included: - Mark Crear (Silver and Bronze, Track & Field, 1996, 2000) - Paul Gonzales (Gold medal, Boxing, 1984) - Clark David King (Speed Skating, 1972) Photo (from left to right) - John Naber, Mark Crear, Paul Gonzales, Donna Mayhew *Olympic Day, held annually on June 23, is celebrated by thousands of people in more than 160 countries. Commemorating the birth of the modern Olympic Games, Olympic Day is not only a celebration, but an international effort to promote fitness and well-being in addition to Olympic ideals of Fair Play, Perseverance, Respect and Sportsmanship. For more information please visit the Olympic Day Website.