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New Jersey’s Asjha Jones Talks Olympic Preparation and Expectation of Gold

Asjha Jones, Team USA Basketball

Asjha Jones of New Jersey is a member of the USA Women's Basketball team competing in London. Team USA’s women’s basketball team is set to begin a 4-game 3-country preparation tour for the Olympic Games tonight in Washington DC against Brazil. I caught up quickly with center Asjha Jones after the team’s practice on Sunday to talk about the More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Saturday, July 14th, 2012
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10 Questions with Team USA Synchronized Swimmer, Mariya Koroleva

Mariya Koroleva Synchronized Swimming may not be one of the more popular sports in the United States, but Mariya Koroleva and her partner Mary Killman are out to show their country and the rest of the world that More...

Aly Raisman and Team USA Gymnastics are working hard and looking for Gold in London.
By Shannon Hovan On Friday, July 13th, 2012
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Featured Interview: A Conversation with Team USA Gymnast Aly Raisman

Aly Raisman One of the last things Aly Raisman said to me before our conversation ended was that she thinks about the fact that she is an Olympian everyday.  So, on a rare day outside the gym, less than a week More...

Julie Zetlin
By Shannon Hovan On Thursday, July 12th, 2012
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10 Questions with Team USA Rhythmic Gymnast, Julie Zetlin

Julie Zetlin is the first person to represent the United States in Rhythmic Gymnastics since 2004. In London, Julie Zetlin will be the first athlete to represent the United States in rhythmic gymnastics at the Olympic More...

Julie Culley will represent Team USA in the 5000m event.
By Gregg Snyder On Wednesday, July 11th, 2012
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19 New Jersey Athletes to Compete at London Olympics

  NJ native, Christie Rampone is the captain of the Women's National Soccer Team. The 2012 Olympic Games which will take place from July 27 through August 11 are quickly approaching. The full 530-member More...

LaShawn Merritt in Young and Reckless Freedom Tank Collection Tank Top
By Gregg Snyder On Wednesday, July 11th, 2012
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LaShawn Merritt Reflects on Olympic “Gold Medal Moments”

As part of the US Olympic Committee’s web series, “Gold Medal Moments,” Team USA takes a look back at some of the most history “Gold Medal Moments” from previous Summer Olympic Games. More...

Sarah Trowbridge and Margot Shumway
By Gregg Snyder On Wednesday, July 11th, 2012
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10 Questions with Team USA Rowing Star, Sarah Trowbridge

  Sarah Trowbridge, USA Rowing Earlier in our Team USA Interview Series we featured rower Margot Shumway. Today we show you our conversation with her partner, Sarah Trowbridge. While rowing is not generally More...

Chloe Sutton is looking for gold in London.
By Shannon Hovan On Tuesday, July 10th, 2012
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10 Questions with Team USA Swimming Star, Chloe Sutton

Chloe Sutton, USA Swimming Last week in Omaha, Nebraska, freestyle swimmer Chloe Sutton qualified for her second Olympic Games; her first as a pool swimmer.  As an open water swimmer in Beijing, Sutton came up More...

Margot Shumway, USA Rowing
By Gregg Snyder On Monday, July 9th, 2012
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10 Questions with Team USA Rowing Star, Margot Shumway

Margot Shumway, USA Rowing. Margot Shumway qualified for the London Olympic Games in the double sculls event with partner Sarah Trowbridge. Shumway was a member of Team USA at the 2008 Olympics where she had a fifth More...

Jason Turner, Team USA Shooting
By Shannon Hovan On Sunday, July 8th, 2012
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10 Questions with Team USA Shooting Star, Jason Turner

Jason Turner, Team USA Shooting USA Shooter Jason Turner is on his way to his third Olympic Games, “aiming” for another medal.  He says if he can get to the place inside himself where he is not worried about More...