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Wet and Wild Road to the Olympic Games
 
Canoes and Mountain Bikes at the London 2012 Olympic Games
 
Canoe Slalom
When: July 29 – August 2
Where: Whitewater rapids at the new Lee Valley White Water Centre
 
Cycling – Mountain Bike
When: August 11 – 12
Where: Newly constructed course at Hadleigh Farm in Essex
 
For more information about the U.S. team and the Olympic Games, visit www.teamusa.org and
www.london2012.com.

The London 2012 Olympic Games take place July 27 to August 12. In dozens of interviews during that time, participants will attempt to explain what it means to be an olympian. The Olympic Games have a powerful influence on the lives of thousands of athletes in 28 Olympic sports who strive for positions on their national teams.

 

We spoke with four of these athletes to find out more. Two are attempting to make the U.S. Canoe Slalom team – Casey Eichfeld and Dave Hepp – and two are from the Subaru Trek Mountain Bike Team – Jeremy Horgan-Kobelski and Emily Batty.

 

 

 

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