There have been a number of memorable stories from the Olympics the past two weeks. Let’s end them by remembering two incidents which show athletes acknowledging that some things are bigger than the game as they stop what they are doing to honor the national anthem.
First, you can see this US pole vaulter stop his attempt as he’s running:
Similarly, Usain Bolt stops doing an interview mid-interview for the US national anthem:
We think Usain Bolt, who at times seems self-centered to many, reveals much more about who he is in this moment.
In all of our efforts we can and should be “Winning More Than The Game!”