- How does it feel to be the French flag bearer with your friend Clarisse Agbegnenou?
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Samir AÏT SAÏD.
- It's a pride, an honor.
Representing an entire country at the Olympics can only be magnificent.
Succeeding Teddy Riner is great, whether for me, for my club or for my federation.
This is a first in the history of gymnastics.
From Restos du Cœur to the Olympic Games: the fabulous fate of gymnast Samir Aït Saïd
You talk about pride.
Was it also a big surprise?
I was not expecting it at all.
I am not going to say that I was not ready to welcome such news, because I had thought well before I applied and I had the hope of being nominated.
But I think a part of me refused to believe it.
And then I had other goals in mind than being a flag bearer.
Besides, my main goal remains to bring back a medal from Tokyo.
If I can do both, then it will be perfect.
But as long as this medal is not around my neck ...
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