Looking Forward To Rio

Looking Forward To Rio

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

The United States Olympic Committee will send over 500 representative athletes to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games next summer in Brazil.*

Among all those choices, the U.S.O.C. choose standout open water swimmer Haley Andersen to kick-off its campaign of Team USA gear. For more information, visit here.

* In 2012, USA sent 530 athletes to the London Games (261 men + 269 women) in 25 sports who won 104 medals (46 gold + 29 silver + 29 bronze), one of which was earned by Anderson who swam for nearly 2 hours and was just touched-out by 0.4 seconds for gold by Éva Risztov in the Olympic 10K Marathon Swim.

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Steven Munatones