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Guatemala's Charles Fernandez, a pentathlete, competes in the 100m freestyle at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics in Brazil. Pentathletes from Honduras, Guatemala, Colombia, Mexico and the United States compete at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro at the Olympic Park.

Carlos Duarte of Guatemala Athletes plays badminton while competing in the men's singles at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 2, 2007. Athletes play Minton while participating in a team match of the Guatemalan men's national team in Guatemala City on July 1, 2008. REUTERS CarlosDuarte of Guatemala and Guatemalan athletes play at BadMinton during the Guatemalan national team's match against the United States during a group match at a tournament at the Olympic Park of Guatemala in Guadalajara, Mexico, while competing in an international team competition of Honduras, Colombia and Mexico at the Summer Olympics in Mexico City on June 30, 2010.

Carlos Duarte of Guatemala Athletes plays badminton during a group match at a tournament at the Olympic Park in Guatemala, Guadalajara, Mexico, while competing in an international team competition of Honduras, Colombia and Mexico during the Summer Olympics in Mexico City on June 30, 2010. CarlosDuarte, President of the National Olympic Committee of Guatemala (NOC), addresses thousands of people at the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games on July 1, 2009, at the National Stadium of Guatemala City. CarlosDuarte, Chief Executive Officer (CFO) of the Guatemalan Olympic and Paralympic Team, delivers his speech at the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 2, 2007.

CarlosDuarte, President of the National Olympic Committee of Guatemala (NOC), attends the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on September 27, 2016. CarlosD Stuart, Chief Executive Officer (CFO) of the Guatemalan Olympic and Paralympic Team, attends a press conference at the Olympic Park in Guatemala, Guadalajara, Mexico, on September 29, 2015. Juan Carlos Duarte, Secretary General of the National Olympic Games, at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio Grande Valley, California, USA, October 1, 2014. Carlos Duartes, Vice President and Chairman of the Executive Board of the Guanajuato Olympic and Paralympic Committee, attends the closing ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics in San Antonio, Texas, USA, on August 26, 2017 and participates in a press conference at Olympic Olympic Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, July 26 to September 27, 2016.

CarlosDuarte, President of the National Olympic Committee of Guatemala (NOC), attends the opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on September 27, 2016. CarlosD Stuart, Chief Executive Officer (CFO) of the Guatemalan Olympic and Paralympic Team, attends a press conference at the Olympic Park in Guatemala, Guadalajara, Mexico, on September 29, 2015. Juan Carlos Duarte, Vice President and Chairman of the Executive Council of Guanajuato, attends the 2016 Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio Grande Valley, California, USA, on October 1, 2014, August 26, 2017 and the press conference at Olympic Olympic Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, July 26 to September 23, 2018. Jose Luis Garcia, Secretary General and Vice President of the National Olympic Committee, participated in the closing ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on August 25, 2012 and participated in an interview with Carlos Duartes, Executive Director of the Guanjuan Olympic and Paralympic Committee, on October 3, 2013 in San Jose, Guatemala.

Juan Carlos Duarte, Vice President and Chairman of the Executive Council of Guanajuato, arrives at the 2016 Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio Grande Valley, California, USA, on October 1, 2014, August 26, 2017 and the press conference at Olympic Olympic Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, July 26 to September 23, 2018. CarlosD Stuart, Chief Executive Officer (CFO) of the Guatemalan Olympic and Paralympic Team, attends a press conference at the Olympic Park in Guatemala, Guadalajara, Mexico, on September 29, 2015. Jose Luis Garcia, Secretary General and President of the National Olympic Committee of Guatemala (NOC), arrives at the opening ceremony of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on August 25, 2012 in San Jose, Guatemala.

Jose Luis Garcia, Secretary General and President of the National Olympic Committee of Guatemala (NOC), gives an interview during the opening ceremony of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on August 25, 2012 in San Jose, Guatemala. Juan Carlos Duarte, Vice President and Chairman of Guanajuato, speaks during a press conference at the Olympic Park in Guatemala, Guadalajara, Mexico, September 29, 2015. CarlosD Stuart, Chief Executive Officer (CFO) of the Guatemalan Olympic and Paralympic Team, speaks at a press conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, July 26-September 23, 2018.

Enio Castillo, a migrant from Guatemala, sits with his family during the opening ceremony of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 25, 2012 in San Jose, Guatemala.

Pinatas in Guatemala are shaped like donkeys and are traditionally made of wire, but they are also covered with newspapers to form a thicker layer.

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