Of the 204 countries participating in the London Olympics,22 are from the Caribbean Region. Scroll through the photos below to see which countries they are and which flag-bearer led their national contingent in the Parade of Nations at this years Opening Ceremony.
Antigua & Barbuda has five (5) representatives in the London Olympics 2012. The flag bearer is Daniel Bailey who will take part in Track & Field events.
Bahamas’ twenty-six (26)representatives at the London Olympics 2012 were led by flag-bearer and track & field athlete Chris Brown. He represents the nation known for pink sand beaches and junkanoo in the Athletics competition.
Dominica‘s two (2)representatives are dressed in their national wear as they make their way around the Olympic Stadium during the Parade of Nations. The flag bearer is Erison Hurtault who will be running for the Nature Isle!
Guyana‘s Winston George (no is not my cousin ) carries his country’s flag during the parade of nations at the opening ceremony of the 30th Olympiad. The country has six (6)representatives at the games.
Olympic gold medalist Usain “Lightning” Bolt leads TeamJamaica as they partake in the Parade of nations at London 2012. The country celebrates 50 years of independence next month and has 46 representatives including a equestrian. BTW the athletes are sporting uniforms designed by Cedella Marley (daughter of Bob). According to TIME Jamaica has one of the best uniforms this year. Raeee!
Cakafete, St Lucia? The island’s four (4) Olympic team members will take part in swimming, athletics and sailing. The bearer of the national flag is Levern Spencer, she will jump high (as in high jump) for the Helen Isle.
United States Virgin Islands (USVI) seven (7 )representatives look as cool as the ocean as they partake in the Parade of Nations at the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympic games. The flag bearer is runner Tabarie Henry.
Hope you guys enjoy. Later today you will have the full names of all athletes and what sport they play.