If I told you I tumbled around my front yard because of Mary Lou Retton in 1984, you could probably calculate my age. Embarrassing now, but the memories stayed with me. She was fantastic. See for yourself:
Which California Olympians are you cheering for? According to Huff Po, California has the largest number of athletes at the Olympics, 128 for 2012. Set your DVR’s and watch as they go for the gold! Here are a few I caught that are from the WSFV:
Michelle Theriault, North Hills
Synchronized Swimming schedule
Hammer Throw schedule
From Ask.com: The five interlocking rings represent the five continents brought together by the Olympic Movement, or the five main regions: Africa, the Americas (North and South America are combined), Asia, Europe and Oceania. As it says in the Olympic Charter, the five-ringed symbol “represents the union of the five continents and the meeting of athletes from throughout the world at the OlympicGames.” The symbol of the Olympic Games is composed of five interlocking rings, colored blue, yellow, black, green, and red on a white field. The colors of the rings represent the flags of the countries that participate in the Olympics. Every flag of a country participating in the Olympics includes one of those colors.
GO TEAM USA & SFV