Naturalized Citizens Representing Team USA at the London Olympics 2012

Approximately 38 Naturalized U.S Citizens are competing on Team USA at the Olympics. Some of the athletes to watch out in this year’s Olympics Games.
Marathon – Abdi Abdirahman birth place Hargisa Country Somalia & Meb Keflezighi birth place Asmara Country Eritrea.

Road (Road Race) – Chris Horner birth place Okinawa Country Japan.

10,000 M – Janet Bawcom birth place Kapsabet Country Kenya.

5000 M – Lopez Lomong birth place Kimotong Country Sudan & Bernard Lagat birth place Kapsabet Country Kenya.

1500 M – Leo Manzano birth place Dolores Hidalgo Country Mexico.

Archery – Khatuna Lorig birth place TIbilisi Country Republic.

Relays – Debbie Dunn birth place Ocho Rios Country Jamaica.

Running 400M, 200M – Sanya Richards R birth place Kingston Country Jamaica.

400M Hurdles – Kerron Clement birth place Port of Spain Country Trinidad.

Doubles Badminton – Howard Bach birth place Saigon Country Vietnam.

Individual & Team Dressage (Equestrian) – Jan Ebeling birth place Berlin Country Germany.

Individual & Team Eventing (Equestrian) – Philips Dutton birth place Nyguen Country Australia & Boyd Martin birth place New South Wale Country Australia.


Individual & Team Saber (Fencing) – Daryl Homer birth place St.Thomas Country Virgin Island & Dagmara Wozniak birth place Wroclaw Country Poland.

Individual & Team Fiol (Fencing) – Miles Chamley Watson birth place London Country England.

Hockey (Defender) – Caroline Nichols birth place Hamilton Country Bermuda.

Artistic (Gymnastics) – Danell Leyva birth place Cardenas Country Cuba.

Judo (73 Kg & 100 Kg) – Nick Delpopolo birth place Niksic Country Montene & Kyle Vashkulat birth place Kiev Country Ukraine.


Rowing (Eight) – Susan Francia birth place Szeged Country Hungary & Giuseppe Lanzone birth place Lima Country Peru.

Rowing (Lightweight Four) – Robin Prendes birth place Matanzas Country Cuba.

Sailing (Elliott 6m) – Anna Tunnicliffe birth place Doncaster Country England.

10M Air Pistol, Sport Pistol – Sandra Uptagrafft birth place Singapore Country Singapore.

Rapid Fire Pistol – Emil Milev birth place Sofia Country Bulgaria.

Football (Forward) – Sydney Leroux birth place Canada Los Angeles.

Synchronized Swimmer (Duet) – Mariya Koroleva birth place Yarosalvl Country Russia.

Doubles & Mixed Doubles Tennis – Liezel Huber birth place Durban Country South Africa.

Tennis (Singles) – Varvara Lepchenko birth place Tashkent Uzebekistan.

Triathlon – Manuel Huerta birth place Havana Country Cuba.

Volleyball (Setter) – Donald Suxho birth place Korce Country Albania.

Beach Volley Ball – Phil Dalhausser birth place Baden Country Switzeland.

Wrestler Freestyle (63 kg & 120 kg) – Elena Pirozhkova birth place Novokuznetsk Country Russia & Tervel Dlagnev birth place Sofia Country Bulgaria.

Swimming – Mike Alexandrov birth place Sofia Country Bulgaria.


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