The Olympic countdown has reached one month (31 days) and with the Olympic trials starting to wind down, countries are finalizing their teams. The cream of the crop are starting to rise to the top—especially right here in the U.S.
Although there are some young breakout stars making headlines, the seasoned veterans are still the athletes to beat. They’ve set incredibly high standards in previous Olympics, and they look to be the front-runners for the London 2012 Olympics.
Let’s take a look at the top American veteran Olympians to watch in some of the Games’ most popular sports.