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U.S. hurdler Lashinda Demus has the most adorable cheerleaders

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As Lashinda Demus won her 400m hurdles semifinal on Monday, she was cheered on by two of the most adorable spectators at the Olympic Stadium.… More | Posted: August 8, 2012

Carmelita Jeter finishes with fastest runnerup time in Olympic history behind Shelly-Ann Fraser-Price

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LONDON — Shelly-Ann Fraser-Price had the prize that American Carmelita Jeter wanted. Jeter is the reigning world champion at 100 meters, and is the second-fastest woman in history, but she came to these Games, at the age of 32, fixing to get the biggest bauble of them all.… More | Posted: August 5, 2012

OLYMPICS: For Carmelita Jeter, gold is all that’s missing from resume

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Who else on Earth could welcome you to their website with these three simple words? World’s fastest woman.… More | Posted: August 4, 2012

Carmelita Jeter leads 100 heats

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LONDON — Well, that sure was fast. Expectations that the London Olympics track meet would be filled with good times were quickly confirmed on Day 1, with seven sprinters running women’s 100-meter heats in 11 seconds or better Friday night, led by the 10.83 turned in by world champion Carmelita Jeter of the United States.… More | Posted: August 4, 2012

At last, time to stop and smell the roses

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The Olympic spirit hit Carmelita Jeter once she put on her uniform for the opening ceremony. As soon as I landed in London, everything felt different.… More | Posted: August 2, 2012

2012 Olympics: Olympic Moms, a documentary series

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2012 Olympics, London – Team USA sent 525 athletes to London to compete at the 2012 Olympics.… More | Posted: August 1, 2012

Sports Illustrated – Women’s Olympic track preview

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Track and field is contested by more nations than any other sport in the Olympic Games. Yet, track-centric events in the women’s track and field competition in London will center on a very small number of nations: Ethiopia, Jamaica, Kenya, Russia and the United States, which will dominate the medals from sprints through the distance races.… More | Posted: August 1, 2012

Olympic Mom Lashinda Demus: My Boys Will Cheer Me On In London

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With the London Summer Games commencing on July 27th, we’re getting into the Olympic spirit with a series of exclusive interviews with some of TeamUSA‘s finest athletes.… More | Posted: July 31, 2012

Meet the Olympian: Lashinda Demus

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There is no hurdle that cannot be conquered by Lashinda Demus. A mother of twins, she is also one of the fastest women’s hurdlers in the world.… More | Posted: July 30, 2012