AP PHOTOS: Fans wear their national spirit on their faces

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  • A fan of SarkaPancochova, of the Czech Republic, waits for competition to begin prior to the women's slopestyle final at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

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    A fan of Norway celebrates after the men's 15km/15km skiathlon cross-country skiing competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

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    A Canadian fan watches the action during the men's luge at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

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    A South Korean fan watches her team play during a mixed double curling match against China at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)

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    Supporters of luger Chris Mazdzer, of the United States, wait for the first run to start at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

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    North Korean supporters hold up Korean unification flags during the women's 500 meters short-track speedskating in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

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    A woman wearing a U.S.A sign on her head watches the mixed doubles curling match at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

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    Fans watch during the women's normal hill individual ski jumping competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

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    A fan of the Dutch speedsters wears a wig in the colors of the Dutch flag as he waits for the start of the women's 1500 meters speedskating race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

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    South Korea's fans cheer their team during a mixed doubles curling match against Olympic Athletes from Russia at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)

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    A fan cheers for RedmondGerard, of the United States, cheers during the men's slopestyle qualifying at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

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    Fans clad in the colors of the Netherlands team hold a flag with the face of speed skater Sven Kramer, of the Netherlands, prior to the men's 5,000 meters race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

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    A spectator wearing a South Korean flag watches the mixed doubles semi-final curling match between Russian athletes and Switzerland at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)

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    A child wears one of the Olympic mascots on his face while watching the women's 1,500 meters speedskating race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/John Locher)

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    Fans take a photo during the men's luge at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

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    A fan of teh United States watches the men's 12.5-kilometer biathlon pursuit at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

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    Japanese fans wait before the preliminary round of the women's hockey game between Switzerland and Japan at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

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    A spectator wearing the Canada flag on his hair watches the mixed doubles semi-final curling match between Russian athletes and Switzerland at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)

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    Fans wait for the men's slopestyle final to begin at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

  • A fan of SarkaPancochova, of the Czech Republic, waits for competition to begin prior to the women's slopestyle final at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

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    A fan of Norway celebrates after the men's 15km/15km skiathlon cross-country skiing competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

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    A Canadian fan watches the action during the men's luge at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

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    A South Korean fan watches her team play during a mixed double curling match against China at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)

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    Supporters of luger Chris Mazdzer, of the United States, wait for the first run to start at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

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    North Korean supporters hold up Korean unification flags during the women's 500 meters short-track speedskating in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

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    A woman wearing a U.S.A sign on her head watches the mixed doubles curling match at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

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    Fans watch during the women's normal hill individual ski jumping competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

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    A fan of the Dutch speedsters wears a wig in the colors of the Dutch flag as he waits for the start of the women's 1500 meters speedskating race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

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    South Korea's fans cheer their team during a mixed doubles curling match against Olympic Athletes from Russia at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)

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    A fan cheers for RedmondGerard, of the United States, cheers during the men's slopestyle qualifying at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

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    Fans clad in the colors of the Netherlands team hold a flag with the face of speed skater Sven Kramer, of the Netherlands, prior to the men's 5,000 meters race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

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    A spectator wearing a South Korean flag watches the mixed doubles semi-final curling match between Russian athletes and Switzerland at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)

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    A child wears one of the Olympic mascots on his face while watching the women's 1,500 meters speedskating race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/John Locher)

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    Fans take a photo during the men's luge at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

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    A fan of teh United States watches the men's 12.5-kilometer biathlon pursuit at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

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    Japanese fans wait before the preliminary round of the women's hockey game between Switzerland and Japan at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

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    A spectator wearing the Canada flag on his hair watches the mixed doubles semi-final curling match between Russian athletes and Switzerland at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)

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    Fans wait for the men's slopestyle final to begin at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) Fans from around the globe have brought their national spirit with them to the Pyeongchang Olympics. And they're wearing it on their faces.

Country colors are a popular choice, whether it be the Norway flag painted across one man's face or tattoos of tigers adorning South Korean fans.

One Canadian fan affixed little flags to the spikes of his hair.

Brightly colored glasses and hats also abound.

But perhaps no one can top one man rooting for Sarka Pancochova of the Czech Republic. He had dyed his mustache red, white and blue, the colors of the national flag.

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