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Which Olympic Sport Are You Excited to Watch?

The Olympics start in a month, and I can feel my excitement mounting, especially after the exciting Swimming and the Track and Field team trials. They were just a preview of things to come.

I am curious . . .


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lil-miss-haley lil-miss-haley 9 years
Equestrian!! I used to ride horses for Mark Todd (2x gold for NZ) so its always exiting to see him around :D
fuzzles fuzzles 9 years
Swimming!!! Go Dara!!!
cali_student cali_student 9 years
I'm planning to watch every swim event (men and women)... that's my main thing. I get goosebumpy watching the swim events. But I like rowing and the little known C-1 (canoe) events too since I participate in those myself. I couldn't boycott watching the olympics since it's not about the country hosting it as much as the hard work and comraderie of the athletes participating. That's all my eyes can see anyway.
VoodooChild80 VoodooChild80 9 years
I love watching the equestrian events!
ohbaby7 ohbaby7 9 years
TRACK AND FIELD. I never used to watch, but after the intense olympic trials i am HOOKED. Bernard Lagat and LaShawn Merritt are my faves! I love it so much when the announcers focus solely on one guy the entire time, and he loses at the last minute to the underdog (LaShawn Merritt)!!!
Spectra Spectra 9 years
Gymnastics and Track and Field...also, the marathon. It's definitely inspiring (and the BUFF guys helps things out a bit too!).
pinko99 pinko99 9 years
I am looking forward to watching the Rowing!!
vargagirl vargagirl 9 years
Mens and Womens Water Polo!
Meike Meike 9 years
Gymnastics, followed by soccer and Taekwondo.
random00b random00b 9 years
Did anyone else watch the swimming Olympic trials? Did you see the torsos on the men? I am SO there come August!
underyourwaves underyourwaves 9 years
Gymnastics. I did it for four years! I feel sorry for anyone who's boycotting the Olympics. I know it's a personal choice, but really, my friends in Beijing have told me how hard the locals there have worked to get this ready. Some which can be summed up here: "Furthermore, many critics of China hosting the Games seem unaware of the immense effort and enthusiasm the Chinese people have put into their preparations for the Games. I saw tears in people's eyes when Beijing lost the opportunity to hold the Games in 2000. I saw tremendous efforts by taxi drivers to memorize English words to welcome international guests even before they could recognize the 26 letters of the English alphabet and I cannot forget the sweaty but happy smiles of hundreds of housewives and retired workers volunteering ten hours a day, seven days a week to practice Chinese traditional dance in the extreme heat of Beijing's summer to celebrate the countdown a year before the Games." Even though I'm of Chinese descent, I was born and raised American. Even so, the Beijing Olympics has a bit of an ethnic pride to it for me.
Wild-Magelet Wild-Magelet 9 years
I watch the Gymnastics in the summer Olympics and the figure skating in the winter Olympics. That's pretty much the extent of my interest, I have to admit! I'm not a sports person. (She says, on FitSugar!) I walk, do yoga and weights for health and weight maintenance, but I really don't like sports and am so far from being naturally athletic it's not funny!
italianblonde italianblonde 9 years
For some reason I love watching gymnastics..maybe b/c I wanted to be a gymnast. And I love diving and swimming too!!
clemalum03 clemalum03 9 years
Diving since I am a retired diver and competed against a couple of the USA team members! I also enjoy swimming, gymnastics, and track and field! Men's basketball too!
jgulli3 jgulli3 9 years
I'm going to watch all of the events! I can't wait!!
Bisque Bisque 9 years
Gymnastics and Ice Skating.
Fashion Fashion 9 years
Synchronized swimming — combination of my two favorite sports! xo
bicyclebeth bicyclebeth 9 years
track cycling!
Dana18 Dana18 9 years
I like to watch Gymnastic . I have been a Fan since I was I little girl.
Entertainment Entertainment 9 years
Oh man, I'm a huge Olympics nerd. I'll watch whatever's on, whenever it's on (and this year, that's going to be a lot!), but gymnastics is probably my top priority.
syako syako 9 years
not trying to be argumentative, generally interested: how do you boycott the olympics? Do you not watch it on TV? Not read about it in the newspapers? I just don't understand how one goes about doing that.
divinelight divinelight 9 years
I have to be honest, it's all about men's swimming. ;)
sldc sldc 9 years
I used to watch just about all the summer sports, but I will be boycotting the Olympics this year for several reasons.
stellaswan stellaswan 9 years
Rowing! I have friends competing!
hyzenthlay20 hyzenthlay20 9 years
I've loved swimming my whole life (we would get so excited to see Summer Sanders and Janet Evans when I was little), so swimming for sure, plus water polo, diving, and synchro. I'll probably catch some of the out-of-water events, but all of the water ones are my favorites.
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