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      The 58th Annual Flint Olympian and CANUSA Games

      The Flint Olympian Games returned for the 58th year Tuesday.


      T
      he opening ceremony was held at Northwestern High School.



      Hundreds of young student athletes walked into the stadium in
      O
      lympian style.


      P
      art of the event involves the lighting of the torch
      , similar to the Olympic Games.


      A
      thletes from Flint, Genesee County or students attending Flint based higher education institutions compete in twenty events.


      B
      ut for some kids
      , it's mainly about having fun in the summer.

      Only top athletes from the Olympian Games qualify for the CANUSA games -- an international rivalry between Flint and Canadian athletes.

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