Because they could spell “insidious” and “flamboyant” Simola Nayak and Rachael Cundey are Georgia’s representatives competing in this week’s three day National Spelling Bee. The fierce word battle starts tomorrow. It’s as fascinating to watch as the Olympics because the students, though young show, the same discipline, intensity, and competitive spirit as physical athletes.
Here are some facts about Nayak, Cundey and other aspects of the contest. Good luck to them!
Other Cool Spelling Bee Facts