The Most Must-See Female Athletes of London Olympics 2012


Yes, we know the Olympics 2012 have come to an end but it certainly doesn't keep us from doing a recap of all the beauties that made their way to the games. From gymnasts to javelin throwers, the olympics hosted a swag of pretty ladies that are simply irresistible. Hot or not, here is our list of the most must-see female athletes of London Olympics 2012 who are mostly known for their beauty or athlete ability.

Leryn Franco

Leryn Franco is a Paraguayan model and athlete who specializes in the javelin throw. Leryn became an Internet sensation in the 2008 Beijing Olympics and carried the fame in London 2012 Olympic games too. She is more famous for her beauty and modeling than athletic ability.

Missy Franklin

Missy Franklin is an American swimmer and four-time Olympic gold medalist. In her Olympic debut at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London at age 17, Franklin won a total of five medals, four of which were gold.

Hope Solo

Hope Amelia Solo is an American soccer goalkeeper playing for the Seattle Sounders Women. Solo has been playing for the United States women's national soccer team since 2000.

Allison Stokke

Allison Stokke, born on 1989, is an American pole vaulter from Orange County.

Stephanie Rice

Stephanie Rice is an Australian swimmer, she won three gold medals at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing and followed participation in London 2012.

Alex Morgan

Alex Morgan is an American soccer player and Olympic Gold medalist. At the 2012 London Olympics, her game-winning goal against Canada was Morgan's team-high 20th in 2012, becoming only the sixth U.S. player to do so in a single year.

Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova is a Russian professional tennis player who, as of August 13, 2012 is ranked world #2. She won a Olympic silver gold medal in the London 2012 Olympics, losing the final to Serena Williams.

Keri-Anne Payne

Keri-Anne Payne is a British swimmer, specialising in marathon open water swimming, and long-distance freestyle swimming in the pool. She is a two-time World 10 km Open Water champion, and an Olympic silver medallist.

Victoria Pendleton

Victoria Pendleton is a retired English track cyclist who specialised in the sprint disciplines. In 2012 she won the gold medal in the keirin at the 2012 Summer Olympics, as well as silver in the individual sprint.

Ida Marcussen

Ida Marcussen is a Norwegian heptathlete.

Kristyna Kolocova

Kristýna Kolocová is a Czech beach volleyball player and as of 2012, she plays with Markéta Sluková in a double match. They qualified for the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.

And that's it for today.