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Disappointment Aside, USA Gymnastics Teams Show Determination Pays Off

Jordyn Wieber (second from left) put disappointment behind her to help Team USA win Gold in the team all-around.

Jordyn Wieber (second from left) put disappointment behind her to help Team USA win Gold in the team all-around. Across the ocean and over in London, the USA men’s and women’s gymnastics teams have been facing some individual and team disappointments, respectively. USA women’s gymnastics has done amazingly well as a team. They came in first More...

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Diana Taurasi (L.) says it's unfortunate the US Women's team is still fighting for respect in this country. We agree!
By Gregg Snyder On Friday, July 27th, 2012
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Is Diana Taurasi Right About Women’s Team Not Getting Respect?

  Diana Taurasi (L.) says it's unfortunate the US Women's team is still fighting for respect in this country. We agree! Technically, the 2012 Olympics in London got started earlier this week when the More...

Team USA track star Lashawn Merritt will be looking to defend his Gold medal from Beijing.
By Shannon Hovan On Wednesday, July 25th, 2012
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Team USA Track & Field Star, Lashawn Merritt: “I Train to Win”

  Team USA track star Lashawn Merritt will be looking to defend his Gold medal from Beijing. The 2012 Olympic Games in London are just a few days away now. Actually, some soccer events begin this afternoon More...

Carly Patterson won Gold in the All-Around during the 2004 Olympics.
By Gregg Snyder On Wednesday, July 18th, 2012
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Carly Patterson Predicts Gold for Team USA and Jordyn Wieber

  Carly Patterson won Gold in the All-Around during the 2004 Olympics. Carly Patterson is one of the bigger names in USA Gymnastics history. Her biggest moments came during the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, More...

Asjha Jones, Team USA Basketball
By Shannon Hovan On Monday, July 16th, 2012
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New Jersey’s Asjha Jones Talks Olympic Preparation and Expectation of Gold

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 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...