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Paralympic shooting count down

Paralympics Shooter, Josh Olson, desires to represent his country as an athlete. Listen in to learn what gives Josh a sense of satisfaction and confidence to do his best every day.

USA Women Diving count down

Olympian and gold medalist, Laura Wilkinson will be 30 in Beijing and competing against divers nearly half her age. Discover what Wilkinson hopes she will be able to achieve in Beijing.

Gymnastics count down

Penn State Gymnastics Coach, Randy Jepson, talks about the challenges and pressures of the men's gymnasts will face in Beijing. Also discover what the US Men's Gymnastics team must achieve in its' pursuit for gold.

Archery count down

Jennifer Nichols is competing in her second straight Olympics games. As Jennifer prepares to compete in Beijing discover her goals for the 2008 games.

USA Women’s Softball count down

The USA Women's Softball team will be defending their gold medal from 2004. Pitcher Jennie Finch, a member of 2004 USA Women’s Softball team, talks about the influence she can have on the world wide stage.

International swimming count down

Four time gold medalist John Naber is count down the days till the USA competes for more than gold in Beijing. John Naber offers advice for today's Olympic swimmers.

USA Women's Soccer count down

The US Women Soccer team will be defending their gold medal from 2004. Cat Whitehill, a member of 2004 US Women's Soccer team, shares her memory from Athens.

They don't give fourth place medals

Sports Chaplain Roger Lipe talks about the many emotions felt by athletes when falling inches short of winning a medal. Sports Chaplain Roger Lipe is count down the days till the USA competes for more than gold in Beijing.

USA Women's Volleyball count down

From the US Women's Volleyball team, middle blocker, Tracy Stalls provides an inside look at US head coach. Also discover what Tracy Stall considers to be her top priority as she prepares to compete for gold.

International Basketball count down

Ed Schilling talks about the style of International Basketball. Counting down the days till US Men’s Basketball competes for gold in Beijing.