Harrison Dillard and Herb Douglas both competed, and placed, in the 1948 London Olympic Games. Although being a part of the Olympics was a huge lifetime wish come true, they both shared another dream; to meet President Obama. Both Harrison and Herb never believed they would have the opportunity to meet the first black president and they loved every minute of it.
Click here to read a great article about their reactions to meeting President Obama from TeamUSA.org.
Click here to read the article in Mile High Sports.