Cecile Adrian, mother of USA swimmer Nathan Adrian talks to the media on July 31, 2012 in London, England. Parents and friends of Olympic swimmers attend a Speedo media event, 'Speedo Meet the Friends and Family of London 2012 Olympic Swimmers.'
London 2012 Olympics: US swimmers Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte go head to head in first heavywright battle
London 2012 Olympics: Iranian Arezou Hakimmoghaddam, Tehran, competed in the women’s kayak 200 metres sprint at Eton Dorney on Friday, finishing seventh in her heat at the Olympics. She turned to canoeing after being forbidden from wearing swimsuit; strict Islamic laws prevented her following her ambition to be an Olympic swimmer. She wore a hijab and full body wetsuit at Eton Dorney this week.
Serena Williams of the United States waves to the crowd after defeating Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark in the Quarterfinals of Women's Singles Tennis on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Wimbledon on August 2, 2012 in London, England.