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[WATCH] U.S. Olympian Stops Mid-Pole Vault, Shows What REAL Patriotism Looks Like

U.S. pole vaulter Sam Kendricks stopped mid-run to stand at attention for the National Anthem. Sam Kendricks, the former Ole Miss track star, who is listed as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army Reserve, won the bronze in the men’s pole vault earlier this week with a jump of 19 feet 2¼ inches, and may be the only American to stop mid-run on a jump during the event. That is patriotism at its best.

Watch the powerful moment below:

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