Uno de las categorías más populares de los Juegos Olímpicos son los clavados. En los últimos días, con las semifinales y finales de la terna de clavado en trampolín de tres metros, presenciamos el esfuerzo de docenas de atletas alrededor del mundo, intentando perseguir el Oro.

Pero más allá de la emoción de animar a nuestro candidato favorito y mordernos las uñas para ver si algún país de Latinoamérica conseguiría su medalla, como por ejemplo, Yahel Castillo de México, nos vamos por el lado infantil del asunto y te presentamos una galería con todas las caras divertidas que hacen al realizar sus clavados. Por supuesto, es una labor de gran esfuerzo y que requiere gran concentración, pero... mejor demos gracias a los fotógrafos por captar el preciso instante de estos curiosos gestos:

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  • Kai Qin, de China.

  • Alexandre Despatie de Canadá.

  • Yahel Castillo Huerta de México.

  • IIIya Kvasha, representando a Ucrania.

  • Kai Qin de China.

  • Ethan Warren de Australia.

  • Alexandre Despatie de Canadá.

  • Troy Dumais, de Estados Unidos.

  • He Chong de China.

  • Javier Illana García, de España.

  • De Alemania, Patrick Hausding.

  • Yahel Castillo Huerta, de México.

  • llya Zakharov de Rusia.

  • Chris Mears, de Gran Bretaña.

  • Qin Kai, por China.

  • Patrick Hausding de Alemania.

  • Jack Laugher de Gran Bretaña.

  • Michele Benedetti, por Italia.

  • De Venezuela, Edickson Contreras Bracho.

  • De España, Javier Illana García.

  • Illya Kvasha de Ucrania.

  • LIllya Zakharov de Rusia.

  • De Malasia, Yeoh Ken Nee.

  • Matthieu Rosset, originario de Francia.

  • Stefanos Paparounas, por Grecia.

  • Sebastián Villa Casteneda, de Colombia.

  • Tommaso Rinaldi, de Italia.

  • Robert Paez Rodríguez, por Venezuela.

  • De Canadá, Francois Imbeau-Dulac.

  • Evgeny Kuznetsov de Rusia.

  • Chong He, concursando por China.

  • Yahel Castillo de México.

  • ELLAS TAMPOCO SE SALVAN...

    Vayamos con unas cuantas chicas, como Emilie Heymans de Canadá.

  • Olena Fedorova de Ucrania.

  • Jennifer Abel de Canadá.

  • Cassidy Krug de Estados Unidos.

  • De China, Wu Minxia.

  • Christina Loukas de Estados Unidos.

  • Olena Fedorova por Ucrania.

  • Emilie Heymans de Canadá.

  • Katja Dieckow de Alemania.

  • Hannah Starling, por Gran Bretaña.

  • Tania Cagnotto de Italia.

  • Minxia Wu de China.

  • Rebecca Gallantree de Gran Bretaña.

  • Katja Dieckow de Alemania.

  • Sharleen Sratton de Australia.

  • OTRA VEZ CHICOS...

    Con el grito al aire de Yahel Castillo Huerta de México.

  • Ken Nee Yeoh de Malasia.

  • Ethan Warren de Australia.

  • Kai Qin de China.

MÁS FOTOS DE CLAVADOS EN LONDRES 2012:

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  • Hu Yadan

    Hu Yadan of China dives during the women's 10-meter platform diving semifinal at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

  • Hu Yadan

    Hu Yadan of China dives during the women's 10-meter platform diving semifinal at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

  • Gold medalist Chen Ruolin from China competes during the women's 10-meter platform diving final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

  • Olympics Day 13 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 09: Paola Espinosa Sanchez of Mexico competes in the Women's 10m Platform Diving Semifinal on Day 13 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 9, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

  • Mexico's Paola Espinosa Sanchez compete

    Mexico's Paola Espinosa Sanchez competes in the women's 10m platform semi-finals during the diving event at the London 2012 Olympic Games on August 9, 2012 in London. AFP PHOTO / FABRICE COFFRINI (Photo credit should read FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/GettyImages)

  • Mexico's Paola Espinosa competes in the

    Mexico's Paola Espinosa competes in the women's 10m platform semi-finals during the diving event at the London 2012 Olympic Games on August 9, 2012 in London. AFP PHOTO / MARTIN BUREAU (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/GettyImages)

  • Ilya Zakharov

    Ilya Zakharov of Russia dives during the men's 3-meter springboard diving semifinal at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

  • Alexandre Despatie

    Alexandre Despatie of Canada dives during the men's 3-meter springboard diving semifinal at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

  • Mexico's Yahel Castillo competes in the

    Mexico's Yahel Castillo competes in the men's 3m springboard semi-finals during the diving event at the London 2012 Olympic Games on August 7, 2012 in London. AFP PHOTO / MARTIN BUREAU (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/GettyImages)

  • Yahel Castillo Huerta from Mexico competes during the men's 3-meter springboard diving semifinal at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

  • Laura Sánchez de México

    Laura Sánchez de México gana la medalla de bronce en clavados de tres metros, donde las chinas se llevaron oro y plata.

  • Olympics Day 9 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 05: Laura Sanchez Soto of Mexico competes in the Women's 3m Springboard final on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

  • China's He Zi waits prior to compete in

    China's He Zi waits prior to compete in the final of the women's 3m springboard diving event at the London 2012 Olympic Games in the Aquatics Centre in London on August 5, 2012. AFP PHOTO / MARTIN BUREAU (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/GettyImages)

  • Olympics Day 9 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 05: Jaele Patrick of Australia competes in the Women's 3m Springboard final on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

  • China's He Zi competes in the final of t

    China's He Zi competes in the final of the women's 3m springboard diving event at the London 2012 Olympic Games on August 5, 2012, in London. She won silver. AFP PHOTO / MARTIN BUREAU (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/GettyImages)

  • China's He Zi competes in the final of t

    China's He Zi competes in the final of the women's 3m springboard diving event at the London 2012 Olympic Games on August 5, 2012, in London. She won silver. AFP PHOTO / MARTIN BUREAU (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/GettyImages)

  • Olympics Day 9 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 05: Cassidy Krug of the United States competes in the Women's 3m Springboard Diving final on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • China's Wu Minxia competes in the final

    China's Wu Minxia competes in the final of the women's 3m springboard diving event at the London 2012 Olympic Games in London on August 5, 2012. She won gold. AFP PHOTO / MARTIN BUREAU (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/GettyImages)

  • China's Wu Minxia competes in the final

    China's Wu Minxia competes in the final of the women's 3m springboard diving event at the London 2012 Olympic Games in London on August 5, 2012. She won gold. AFP PHOTO / MARTIN BUREAU (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/GettyImages)

  • Olympics Day 9 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 05: Minxia Wu of China competes in the Women's 3m Springboard final on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Paola Espinosa y Alejandra Orozco

    La pareja mexicana le dio a su país su segunda medalla de plata en los Juegos Olímpicos de Londres 2012

  • Olympics Day 4 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 31: Sarah Barrow (foreground) and Tonia Couch of Great Britain compete in the Women's Synchronised 10m Platform Diving on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 4 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 31: Hao Wang and Chen Rouling of China compete in the Women's Synchronised 10m Platform Diving on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 4 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 31: Rachel Bugg and Loudy Wiggins of Australia compete during the Women's Synchronised 10m Platform final on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 4 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 31: Iuliia Prokopchuk and Viktoriya Potyekhina of the Ukraine compte in the Women's Synchronised 10m Platform final on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 4 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 31: Roseline Filion and Meaghan Benfeito of Canada compete in the Women's Synchronised 10m Platform Diving on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 4 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 31: Rachel Bugg (foreground) and Loudy Wiggins of Australia compete in the Women's Synchronised 10m Platform Diving on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 4 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 31: Rachel Bugg (foreground) and Loudy Wiggins of Australia compete in the Women's Synchronised 10m Platform Diving on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 4 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 31: Pandelela Rinong Pamg and Mun Yee Leong of Malaysia compete in the Women's Synchronised 10m Platform Diving on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 4 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 31: Viktoriya Potyekhina and Iuliia Prokopchuk of the Ukraine practise ahead of the Women's Synchronised 10m Platform final on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 4 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 31: Viktoriya Potyekhina and Iuliia Prokopchuk of the Ukraine practise ahead of the Women's Synchronised 10m Platform final on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 4 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 31: Ruolin Chen and Hao Wang of China practise ahead of the Women's Synchronised 10m Platform final on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 4 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 31: Sarah Barrow and Tonia Couch of Great Britain practise ahead of the Women's Synchronised 10m Platform final on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Mexico's silver medalists German Sanchez

    Mexico's silver medalists German Sanchez Sanchez and Ivan Garcia Navarro (L), China's gold medalists Cao Yuan and Zhang Yanquan (C) and bronze medalists US divers Nicholas McCrory and David Boudia (R) pose on the podium after the men's synchronised 10m platform final diving event at the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Park in London on July 30, 2012. AFP PHOTO / CHRISTOPHE SIMON (Photo credit should read CHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP/GettyImages)

  • Olympics Day 3 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Yuan Cao and Yanquan Zhang of China compete in the Men's Synchronised 10m Platform Diving on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 3 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Tom Daley of Great Britain reacts after him and his diving partner Peter Waterfield (not pictured) completed a dive in the Men's Synchronised 10m Platform Diving on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 3 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30: German Sanchez Sanchez and Ivan Garcia Navarro of Mexico compete in the Men's Synchronised 10m Platform Diving on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 3 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30: German Sanchez Sanchez and Ivan Garcia Navarro of Mexico compete in the Men's Synchronised 10m Platform Diving on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 3 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Tom Daley and Peter Waterfield of Great Britain compete in the Men's Synchronised 10m Platform Diving on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 3 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Tom Daley and Peter Waterfield of Great Britain compete in the Men's Synchronised 10m Platform Diving on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 3 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Tom Daley and Peter Waterfield of Great Britain compete in the Men's Synchronised 10m Platform Diving on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 3 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Yuan Cao and Yanquan Zhang of China compete in the Men's Synchronised 10m Platform Diving on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 3 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Tom Daley of Great Britain competes in the Men's Synchronised 10m Platform Diving on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 3 - Diving

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Tom Daley of Great Britain competes in the Men's Synchronised 10m Platform Diving on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

NATACIÓN EN LOS JUEGOS OLÍMPICOS:

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  • Olympics Day 8 - Swimming

    LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 04: Gold medallists (L-R) Missy Franklin, Rebecca Soni, Dana Volmer, and Allison Schmitt of the United States celebrates on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Women's 4x100m Meldey Relay Final on Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 4, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 8 - Swimming

    LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 04: Brendan Hansen and Michael Phelps of the United States embrace as team mate Matthew Grevers watches Nathan Adrian of the United States finish the Men's 4x100m Medley Relay on Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 4, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 8 - Swimming

    LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 04: Haruka Ueda of Japan celebrates winning the bronze medal in the Women's 4x100m Medley Relay on Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 4, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

  • United States' Michael Phelps, right, and teammate Ryan Lochte watch the score board after their first and second place finish in the men's 200-meter individual medley swimming final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

  • United States' Michael Phelps, right, and teammate Ryan Lochte watch the score board after their first and second finish in the men's 200-meter individual medley swimming final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

  • United States' Michael Phelps, right, looks to silver medalist Ryan Lochte of the United States after winning gold in the men's 200-meter individual medley swimming final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

  • United States' Michael Phelps reacts after competing in a in a men's 100-meter butterfly swimming heat at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

  • Australia's James Magnussen starts in the men's 50-meter freestyle swimming semifinal at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

  • Brazil's Cesar Cielo, right, and United States' Cullen Jones compete in a men's 50-meter freestyle swimming semifinal at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

  • Olympics Day 1 - Swimming

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 28: Michael Phelps of the United States reacts after he finished fourth in the Final of the Men's 400m Individual Medleyon Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 28, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • United States' Michael Phelps dives off the starting blocks in the men's 100-meter butterfly swimming race at the 2012 Summer Olympics on Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012, at the Aquatics Centre in London. (AP Photo/Adam Pretty, Pool)

  • United States' Missy Franklin, center, competes in the women's 200-meter backstroke swimming heat at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

  • United States' Rebecca Soni celebrates her gold medal finish in the women's 200-meter breaststroke swimming final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa De Olza)

  • United States' Rebecca Soni, left, celebrates winning gold and setting a new world record alongside silver medallist Satomi Suzuki of Japan following the women's 200-meter breaststroke swimming final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012. Soni set a new world record with a time of 2:19.59. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

  • United States' Tyler Clary celebrates winning gold in the men's 200-meter backstroke swimming final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

  • United States' Tyler Clary celebrates winning gold in the men's 200-meter backstroke swimming final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

  • United States Michael Phelps competes in the men's 200-meter individual medley swimming semifinal at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2012. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa De Olza)

  • Olympics Day 5 - Swimming

    LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 01: Yi Tang of China waves after she competed in the second semifinal heat of the Women's 100m Freestyle on Day 5 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 1, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 5 - Swimming

    LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 01: (L-R) Ryan Lochte of the United States and Ryosuke Irie of Japan compete in the first semifinal heat of the Men's 200m Backstroke on Day 5 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 1, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 5 - Swimming

    LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 01: Ryan Lochte of the United States competes in the first semifinal heat of the Men's 200m Backstroke on Day 5 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 1, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 5 - Swimming

    LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 01: Zsuzsanna Jakabos of Hungary reacts after shecompeted in the Final of the Women's 200m Butterfly on Day 5 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 1, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

  • Britain's silver Michael Jamieson poses

    Britain's silver Michael Jamieson poses on the podium after the men's 200m breaststroke final swimming event at the London 2012 Olympic Games on August 1, 2012 in London. AFP PHOTO / MARTIN BUREAU (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/GettyImages)

  • United States' Rebecca Soni reacts to her record-setting finish in the women's 200-meter breaststroke swimming semifinal at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2012. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

  • United States' Nathan Adrian celebrates his gold medal win in the men's 100-meter freestyle swimming final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2012. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

  • South Africa's Chad le Clos celebtates his gold medal win in the men's 200-meter butterfly swimming final celebrates as United States' Michael Phelps men's 200-meter butterfly swimming final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Tuesday, July 31, 2012. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

  • United States' Michael Phelps, front, and South Africa's Chad le Clos compete in the men's 200-meter butterfly swimming final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Tuesday, July 31, 2012. Le Clos won gold, Phelps silver. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

  • Debbie Phelps, mother of United States' swimmer Michael Phelps, center, and his sisters Whiney, right, and Hilary, left, react as they watch swimming competitions at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Tuesday, July 31, 2012. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

  • United States' Allison Schmitt reacts as she wins gold in the women's 200-meter freestyle swimming final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Tuesday, July 31, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

  • United States' Allison Schmitt reacts to her gold medal win in the women's 200-meter freestyle swimming final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Tuesday, July 31, 2012. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

  • Olympics Day 3 - Swimming

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Michael Phelps of the United States reacts after he competed in the second semifinal heat of the Men's 200m Butterflyon Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 3 - Swimming

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Michael Phelps of the United States reacts after he competed in the second semifinal heat of the Men's 200m Butterflyon Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 3 - Swimming

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Michael Phelps of the United States looks on as he prepares to compete in the second semifinal heat of the Men's 200m Butterflyon Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • Olympics Day 3 - Swimming

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30: Missy Franklin of the United States celebrates with her gold medal during the medal ceremony for the Women's 100m Backstroke on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

  • France's Yannick Agnel celebrates winnin

    France's Yannick Agnel celebrates winning gold in the men's 200m freestyle final swimming event at the London 2012 Olympic Games on July 30, 2012 in London. AFP PHOTO / MARTIN BUREAU (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/GettyImages)

  • Italy's Federica Pellegrini, right, embraces United States' Missy Franklin after a women's 200-meter freestyle swimming semifinal at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Monday, July 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

  • Mexico's Erica Dittmer Cane competes in a women's 200-meter individual medley swimming heat at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Monday, July 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

  • United States' Ariana Kukors competes in a women's 200-meter individual medley swimming heat at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Monday, July 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa De Olza)

  • Spain's Beatriz Gomez Cortes prepares to compete in a women's 200-meter individual medley swimming heat at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Monday, July 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

  • United States' Michael Phelps competes in a men's 200-meter butterfly swimming heat at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Monday, July 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

  • Britain's Hannay Miley, top, China's Ye Shiwen, second from top, and Australia's Stephanie Rice compete in a women's 200-meter individual medley swimming heat at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Monday, July 30, 2012. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

  • US Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte (R) re

    US Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte (R) react after the men's 4 x 100m freestyle relay final swimming event at the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Park on July 29, 2012 in London. AFP PHOTO / LEON NEAL (Photo credit should read LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)

  • US Michael Phelps reacts after the men's

    US Michael Phelps reacts after the men's 4 x 100m freestyle relay final swimming event at the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Park on July 29, 2012 in London. AFP PHOTO / LEON NEAL (Photo credit should read LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)

  • France's Clement Lefert, Amaury Leveaux

    France's Clement Lefert, Amaury Leveaux and Fabien Gilot celebrate after winning the men's 4 x 100m freestyle relay final swimming event at the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Park on July 29, 2012 in London. AFP PHOTO / MARTIN BUREAU (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/GettyImages)

  • France's Clement Lefert, Amaury Leveaux

    France's Clement Lefert, Amaury Leveaux and Fabien Gilot celebrate after winning the men's 4 x 100m freestyle relay final swimming event at the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Park on July 29, 2012 in London. AFP PHOTO / CHRISTOPHE SIMON (Photo credit should read CHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP/GettyImages)

  • France's gold medalist Camille Muffat (R

    France's gold medalist Camille Muffat (R) poses on the podium with Britain's bronze medalist Rebecca Adlington (L) after winning the women's 400m freestyle swimming event at the London 2012 Olympic Games on July 29, 2012 in London. AFP PHOTO / LEON NEAL (Photo credit should read LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)

  • PICTURE TAKEN WITH A ROBOTIC CAMERA Sout

    PICTURE TAKEN WITH A ROBOTIC CAMERA South Africa's Cameron Van der Burgh celebrates after breaking the world record in the men's 100m breaststroke final swimming event at the London 2012 Olympic Games on July 29, 2012 in London. AFP PHOTO / FRANCOIS XAVIER MARIT (Photo credit should read FRANCOIS XAVIER MARIT/AFP/GettyImages)

  • South Africa's Cameron Van der Burgh cel

    South Africa's Cameron Van der Burgh celebrates after breaking the world record the men's 100m breaststroke final swimming event at the London 2012 Olympic Games on July 29, 2012 in London. AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS (Photo credit should read GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/GettyImages)

  • Olympics Day 2 - Swimming

    LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Bronze medallist Alicia Coutts of Australia poses on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Womens 100m Butterfly final during the medal ceremony on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

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    South Africa's Cameron Van der Burgh celebrates after breaking the world record in the men's 100m breaststroke final swimming event at the London 2012 Olympic Games on July 29, 2012 in London. AFP PHOTO / FABRICE COFFRINI (Photo credit should read FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/GettyImages)

  • Brazil's Thiago Pereira poses with his silver medal for the men's 400-meter individual medley swimming final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Saturday, July 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)