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First Winter Youth Olympic Games for Eritrea by 15 years old Shannon

Eritrean-Canadian ski racer, Shannon Abeda, during his practice

By TesfaNews,

An Eritrean website meskerem.net has reported that 15 years old Eritrean-Canadian downhill ski racer, Shannon Abeda, will represent Eritrea for the first time at the first Winter Youth Olympic Games in Innsbruck, Austria from the 13th till the 22nd January 2012.

Young Shannon was born and raised in Canada has only been in his native country Eritrea at the age of six.

Eritreans all over the world are expressing their gratitude towards this young fellow who single handedly put his country Eritrea on the map of the first winter Youth Olympic Game competition. Continue reading First Winter Youth Olympic Games for Eritrea by 15 years old Shannon