Inspiration: Kenton Cool and the Olympic gold medal for climbing Everest. Last weekend I heard Kenton Cool, the British mountain guide and ten times Everest summiteer, talk about how he carried an Olympic gold medal to the summit of Everest last year.
London 2012 Olympics: Yun Chol Om of DPR Korea breaks the Olympic record in the men's group B clean and jerk weightlifting on day 2 of the London Olympic Games at ExCeL on July Photo: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images
Usain Bolt of Jamaica crosses the finish line to win the Men's 100m Final on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in London. The 25-year-old Jamaican won in an Olympic record time of 9.63 seconds.