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London 2012: African Olympians to watch

Top: (L-R)Segun Toriola, Benjamin Boukpeti, Caster Semenya, Kirsty Coventry; Bottom (L-R): Tirunesh Dibaba, Aya Medany, Mary Keitany, David Rudisha, Sifiso Nhlapo

Kirsty Coventry, an Auburn grad, proved to be a bright spot for her native Zimbabwe when she won a gold, silver, and a bronze in Beijing.

"People have to remain positive and believe in those dreams. It's really important.", Kirsty Coventry