The internet has gone into meltdown over shots of the Olympic swimmers and divers that look much more rude than they should. Due to some unfortunate placement, the info bar along the bottom of the TV screen is causing some cheeky optical illusions. And in a series of hilarious shots, Twitter users have been capturing the most compromising positions.
At 15, swimmer Reece Whitley earned a rare accolade. A handful of other young swimmers are breaking records and inspiring predictions of Olympic glory. Whitely is expected to become the next great swimming star in the United States.
A member of the U. Being naked is just another aspect of that. Olympians Paige Selenski field hockeyAmanda Bingson hammer and Chantae McMillan heptathlonalong with the husband-wife team of surfer Laird Hamilton and former beach volleyball player Gabby Reece.
Five stars of Team GB's women's rugby team have posed naked in celebration of the bodies that help them achieve their goals. In Women's Health 's September issuethe five Olympians talk openly about their relationships with their bodies, and how their body shapes enable them to play rugby. Five of Team GB's rugby sevens athletes talked frankly about their relationships with their bodies.
Last night, she expressed reserved pleasure that she made it through to the finals of the m free and the tonight's m backstroke semis, but until then the aspect of her Beijing experience that she had enthused about was that "it's great to be invisible". As the first French swimmer to win gold sinceshe returned home from Athens a national heroine. More telling were the advertisers falling over themselves to sign Manaudou, and L'Equipe classing her as the only athlete in France as popular as the nation's footballers.
Competitive swimmer and Team USA Olympic-hopeful Nathan Adrian is famous for bringing the gold home from Beijing during the summer Olympics, and again inwhen he slayed in the meter freestyle during London's summer Olympic Games. I just said yes out of excitement before I genuinely thought about it. When the time came to shoot it, I realized my anxiety was much worse that the event itself.
From Cosmopolitan. Competitive swimmer and Team USA Olympic-hopeful Nathan Adrian is famous for bringing the gold home from Beijing during the summer Olympics, and again inwhen he slayed in the meter freestyle during London's summer Olympic Games. But the 6-footinch, pound year-old is known for more than swimming - he's also a bona fide hottie.
Updated: BST, 6 August American Olympic swimmer Amanda Beard caused a splash in Beijing today when she posed naked in front of a US flag to protest against the fur trade. In a poster for the animal rights group PETA, the reigning meter breaststroke champion - who also appeared in Playboy in - appears naked in front of the flag flag with the slogan: "Be comfortable in your own skin. Don't wear fur.
Then she competed also at the m freestylewhere, in the semifinals, she set her first world record of her career, with a time ofbeating the previous one belonging to Franziska Van Almsick. But it was beaten the day after in the final by her rival Laure Manaudouwho got the gold medal, while she got just the bronze, behind Annika Lurz too. On the same day, she recovered from that disappointment by setting a world record
If you've ever said you've seen enough of Towson-born Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps for one lifetime, I submit to you evidence that you may have spoken too soon. Annapolis-born motor sports competitor Travis Pastrana will also appear alongside his wife, Lyn-Z. Phelps won four gold medals and two silvers in the Olympics in London to bring his record total to 22 medals overall.