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Image: Paralympic runner Richard Browne poses for a portrait at the U.S. Olympic Committee Media Summit in Beverly Hills

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Ready for Gold: American Athletes Show Off Olympic Physiques

U.S. Olympic and Paralympic athletes pose for portraits during the 2016 Team USA Media Summit in Beverly Hills on March 7.

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Image: Spotlight: U.S. athletes: eyes on the Olympic prize

Sam Mikulak,23, gymnast

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Dawn Harper-Nelson, 31, hurdler

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Image: Runner LaShawn Merritt poses for a portrait at the U.S. Olympic Committee Media Summit in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles

LaShawn Merritt, 29, runner

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Image: Paralympic runner Richard Browne poses for a portrait at the U.S. Olympic Committee Media Summit in Beverly Hills

Richard Browne, 24, Paralympic runner

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Image: Weightlifter Norik Vardanian (L) lifts his girlfriend, weightlifter Jenny Arthur, as he poses for a portrait at the U.S. Olympic Committee Media Summit in Beverly Hills

Weightlifter Norik Vardanian, 28, lifts his girlfriend and fellow weightlifter Jenny Arthur

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Image: Synchronized swimming duet Anita Alvarez and Mariya Koroleva pose for a portrait at the U.S. Olympic Committee Media Summit in Beverly Hills

Anita Alvarez and Mariya Koroleva, synchronized swimming duet

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Matt Grevers, 30, swimmer

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Simone Manuel, 19, swimmer

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Image: Wheelchair basketball player Trevon Jenifer poses for a portrait at the U.S. Olympic Committee Media Summit in Beverly Hills

Trevon Jenifer, 27, wheelchair basketball

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Image: Indoor volleyball player Kayla Banwarth poses for a portrait at the U.S. Olympic Committee Media Summit in Beverly Hills

Kayla Banwarth, 27, volleyball player

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Lexi Thompson, 21, Golfer

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Image: Runner English Gardner poses for a portrait at the U.S. Olympic Committee Media Summit in Beverly Hills

English Gardner, 23, runner

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Natalie Coughlin, 33, swimmer

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Aries Merritt, 30, hurdler

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Maggie Nichols, 18, gymnast

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Simone Biles, 18, Gymnast

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Donnell Whittenburg, 21, gymnast

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Michal Smolen, 22, canoe slalom

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Ashton Eaton, 28, Decathlete

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Mariel Zagunis, 31, fencer

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Carlin Isles, 26, Rugby

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