I grew up in a very religious family and it is the motivating force to every thing I do. I am fortunate to have had adults all around me who really lived their faith in helping other people and doing the best you can do.
Throughout its history the international Olympic Committee has struggled to spread its ideal of fraternity friendship peace and universal understanding.
Olympism is the marriage of sport and culture.
I loved my 17 years with R.E.M. but I'm ready to reflect assess and move on...