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Olympic Athlete Has Blunt Message About America Megan Rapinoe Needs to Hear

Added 12-03-21 09:45:03pm EST - “It's a nice change of pace to see an Olympic athlete who loves our country and looks forward to representing it.” - Westernjournal.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Westernjournal.com: “Olympic Athlete Has Blunt Message About America Megan Rapinoe Needs to Hear”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

Kaillie Humphries is one of the most talented women’s bobsledders in the world. As of Thursday, she is also a United States citizen.

According to Fox News, Humphries competed in the last three Winter Olympic Games for Canada, earning two gold medals and one bronze.

But not all was rosy between Humphries and her native country. She left Team Canada after a dispute over allegations of “verbal and mental abuse and harassment,” Fox reported.

In September 2019, Humphries won the right to compete for the U.S. However, Olympic rules require athletes to have a passport from the country they represent, meaning Humphries would have to earn citizenship.

Her long journey to American citizenship came to a successful end on Thursday in San Diego when she was officially sworn in.

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