"God is always there for me. I talk with Him before, during and after practice and competitions. I pray to Him for guidance. I thank Him for this talent He has given me and promise to be a positive role model for young athletes in all sports." -- Missy Franklin
Dana Vollmer, Missy Franklin, and Rebecca Soni of the United States cheer on team mate Allison Schmitt 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.
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.'