Through Sunday, June 24, the United States Olympic Diving Team will be holding trials for the 2012 London Olympics. You can come watch over 100 of the nation’s top diving athletes reach their Olympic dreams, at the Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Center.
Flyweight Marlen Esparza has become the first American female boxer to qualify for the London Olympics.
Seattle’s Queen Underwood and Christina Cruz both devoted their lives to boxing several years before women had any hope of Olympic glory. That opportunity arrives this week at the first U.S. Olympic team trials for women’s boxing outside of Spokane.