Hong Myung Bo

Hong to carry Olympic Flame in LA

Los Angeles Galaxy defender Hong Myung Bo will participate Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the Olympic Torch Relay through Los Angeles in preparation for the Athens 2004 Summer Olympic Games. Hong, who is a former Korean national team player, will run a to-be-determined portion of the torch relay carrying the Olympic flame through the streets of Los Angeles.

WHO: L.A. Galaxy Defender Hong Myung Bo

WHAT: Olympic Torch Relay - Athens 2004 Summer Olympic Games

WHEN: Wednesday, June 16, 2004 - 2 p.m.

WHERE: Los Angeles, Calif.
West L.A. - Wilshire Theater - Staples Center - Dodger Stadium

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