London 2012: 10 Things You Need to Know About US Gymnast Jordyn Wieber

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London 2012: 10 Things You Need to Know About US Gymnast Jordyn Wieber
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You'll be seeing a lot of Jordyn Wieber at this summer's Olympics in London.

The 16-year-old gymnast from DeWitt, MI, is considered one of the favorites for the all-around gold medal in women's gymnastics, thanks to her victory at the 2011 World Championships.

NBC is expected to center its gymnastics coverage on the telegenic teenager, who will try to follow Mary Lou Retton (1984), Carly Patterson (2004) and Nastia Liukin (2008) as American gold medalists.

So what do you need to know about Jordyn Wieber?

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