The 58th Annual Flint Olympian and CANUSA Games
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:43:00 GMT —
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.