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Favorite Olympian this summer?

I LOVE watching the Summer Olympics... Those people motivate me to keep in shape. I've seen two women that were the same age as me (36) and still competing. Wow. I guess I have no excuse. : )

Go Michael Phelps! Even though I think the sleeping compartment is a bit extreme.

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Ruthmom802

Asked by Ruthmom802 at 5:45 PM on Aug. 7, 2012 in Diet & Fitness

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  • I can't get into the Olympics this year. I've always loved watching them. I had this feeling before. It will probably go away in 4 years.
    robinkane

    Answer by robinkane at 5:48 PM on Aug. 7, 2012

  • I still think some of the Chinese female gymnasts look under 16.
    robinkane

    Answer by robinkane at 5:49 PM on Aug. 7, 2012

  • I really enjoyed Jessica Ennis, Michael phelps of course, and missy Franklin other than that I have just been enjoying the games in general. I love the Olympics :)
    ..Serenity..

    Answer by ..Serenity.. at 5:53 PM on Aug. 7, 2012

  • I haven't been watching much since we got back from camping Sunday, and obviously I missed about 4 days while we were camping. But before we left, I really loving Ryan Lochte.
    Ginger0104

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 6:08 PM on Aug. 7, 2012

  • MISSY FRANKLIN!!!! She is Awesome! and sooo happy she's a CO native :D There have been some great events and competitors to watch though, i wish I could've seen MORE of it but have only caught it here and there :-/
    DreainCO

    Answer by DreainCO at 7:04 PM on Aug. 7, 2012

  • I like Missy Franklin as well. So inspiring!
    Ruthmom802

    Comment by Ruthmom802 (original poster) at 7:07 PM on Aug. 7, 2012

  • I don't have a favorite but I have enjoyed watching them greatly.
    Melbornj

    Answer by Melbornj at 8:17 PM on Aug. 7, 2012

  • I have so many I can't even narrow it down. Great players all around!
    Sillylins

    Answer by Sillylins at 3:15 PM on Aug. 9, 2012

  • Missy Franklin is a doll! i also love the joy & spunkiness of Gabby Douglas. and it goes without saying that Phelps and Bolt are very entertaining. my favorite changes every time i watch a sport b/c i just love the Olympics and sports in general. last night it was the 2 US Decathlon winners Eaton & Hardee (Gold & Silver). right this very moment my fav is the Gold medal winner in Grecco-Roman Wrestling, Jordon Burroughs...he was excellent!! and all the athletes who have overcome homelessness, abuse rape, molestation, etc...its mind boggling how strong they were even as kids!
    okmanders

    Answer by okmanders at 4:52 PM on Aug. 10, 2012

  • Missy Franklin, Lochte, Phelps,

    Love it... it is a dream of mine to work at the Olympics as a massage therapist. Maybe Rio!
    saphire_eyes802

    Answer by saphire_eyes802 at 8:51 PM on Aug. 13, 2012

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