Athletes Celebrate the Moment They Become London Olympians [PHOTOS]

June 28, 2012 12:20 am

After years of intense training, dieting, and focus, athletes around the world are competing in final races that could determine whether or not they will battle in the Summer Olympic Games. With less than a month until the opening ceremony in London, athletes are proving once and for all if they have the speed and endurance to compete.

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Some have risen to the occasion while others have missed out by only a few steps or even seconds. For the winners, however, the moments they realize they are headed to London are nothing short of inspiring.

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Take a look at 20 world class athletes who are one step closer to winning Olympic gold this July in London.

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