BMX Olympics London 2012 Images

Images of the San Diego-based athletes who are competing in the London 2012 Olympic Games.

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United States' Brooke Crain (32) passes Alise Post who crashed in a BMX cycling women's semifinal run during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Friday, Aug. 10, 2012. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
United States' Alise Post crashes during a BMX cycling women's semifinal run during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Friday, Aug. 10, 2012. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
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The men's final race in the London 2012 Olympics. The Americans failed to reach the podium in either the men's or women's event.
Brooke Crain sends a shoutout to injured teammate Arielle Martin before a race on the final day of competition.
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Lakeside's Nicholas Long captured in a crash during quarterfinals at the BMX venue in the Olympic Park on August 9, 2012. AFP PHOTO / Carl de Souza (Photo credit should read CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/GettyImages)
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Nicholas Long of Lakeside leads the field during the Men's BMX Cycling Quarter Finals on Day 13
Brooke Crain fell in the first day of preliminary racing. Her bike slipped in the gravel and she landed on her chest.
She was able to get on her bike and cross the finish line.
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Brooke Crain is helped up after falling during the Women's BMX Cycling on Day 12
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Crain was brought in to replace Arielle Martin. Martin was seriously injured while training and had to pull out of the Olympics.
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Athletes competing in BMX for Team USA have trained in the San Diego area. Here are just some of the images of their Olympic experience.
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David Herman seen in the preliminary races of the London 2012 Olympic Games.
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Alise Post during the Women's BMX Cycling on Day 12.
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Connor Fields in the heat of early competition for the BMX event.
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Wednesday will be the first day of official competition for Lakeside's Nic Long.
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Nic Long, seen in an official USOC portrait taken in November, was USAC's national champion in Elite Men in 2010. The Lakeside, Calif resident is hoping to represent the U.S. in London in 2012.
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Connor Fields (R) demonstrates a point to previously qualified fellow Olympic BMX teammate David Herman. Both live at the Chula Vista Olympic Training Center.
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CHULA VISTA, CA - JUNE 16: Connor Fields #11 goes over a jump durng the U.S. Olympic Trials for BMX, at the U.S. Olympic Training Center on June 16, 2012 in Chula Vista, California. Fields won the event to win the second spot on the 2012 US Olympic Team. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)
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BMX athlete Connor Fields, seen here with Donald Trump at a NY event in April, secured his spot on the U.S. Team at trials in Chula Vista, California.
Brooke Crain, aka "Insane Crain" - qith her golden locks she'll be 19 in 2012, just old enough to qualify.
Alise Post, whose nickname is "Alise the Beast," said she chickened out in her first race.
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