Sport Laura Ludwig and Patrick Hausding carry the German flag
German flag carrier in Tokyo?: Patrick Hausding is on the jump to the Knight
At its last Olympic games, the Berlin Waterpringer Patrick Hausding could still honor a special honor. © Photo: Büttner / DPA Gold is still missing. Silver in Beijing and bronze in Rio Hausding already got. A nobility title just missed him. But that's exactly what Patrick Hausding is close to Olympia. On Thursday, the German Olympic Sports Federation (DOSB) gives the German flag carriers for the opening ceremony of summer games a day on Tokyo. And houseding is one of the five male candidates.
Premiere at the opening ceremony - sign for equal rights
the beach volleyball player from Hamburg and The waterpringer from Berlin, each participating in their fourth summer games, received most votes in the vote among athletes and fans. The German Olympic Sports Bund (DOSB) announced on Thursday.
The two worries on Friday (1:00 pm Mesz) for a premiere: For the first time, a duo carries the flag when the German Olympic Olympics are entered - a woman and a man. The German team wants to set a sign for equal rights.
so far ten men and five women selected
at the previous games in summer and winter since reunification have led ten men, but only five women the German team into the Olympic Stadium. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) had released this opportunity to all teams.
Security Video Captures Arsonist Setting American Flag on Fire Twice Outside Home .
Police identified the suspected arsonist as a male, last seen wearing a gray shirt and black pants. The victims' son is urging the suspect to come forward.Authorities were called to a home along the 6100 block of Hegerman Street in Philadelphia's Wissinoming neighborhood at about 2:43 a.m. local time on July 17 and arrived to find the flag on fire, according to police. They were successful in dousing the flames, police said.