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Anthony Ervin Makes Statement After Kneeling for National Anthem at Raia Rapida – Swimming World News

Posted by | October 16, 2017 | Uncategorized

Photo Courtesy: Rob Schumacher-USA TODAY Sports

The 2017 Raia Rapida challenge prides itself on fast swimming from sports icons around the globe. By adding women to the mix, they hoped to stir up the action this year.But it was not only the female competitors that made the event more interesting this time around- three-time Olympic Gold medalist Anthony Ervin did so as well.According to a Tweet from Alex Pussieldi, a Brazilian swimming comentator, Ervin knelt for the Americans’ National Anthem prior to the start of competition:  Read more by clicking the link below:

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