This is one part in a new KPCC series, Project Citizen, that looks at the rights, responsibilities, traditions and privileges that come along with being a citizen. Let us know what you think.
Some of the world's best athletes will compete this weekend in figure skating, ski jumps and snowboarding. That's in Sochi, the site of the Winter Olympic Games.
But in Arcadia, another group of young people are practicing for their OWN big competition this weekend. KPCC's Adolfo Guzman-Lopez notes the stakes aren't quite as high.