2012 Olympians return to the whitewater.
Michael Phelps served as the headliner in a festive fete of Maryland’s Olympians
One penalty was enough to prevent both three-time Olympian Scott Parsons (Bethesda, Md.) and two-time Olympian Casey Eichfeld (Drums, Pa.) from reaching the Semifinals Sunday on a chilly, windy day in Waltham Cross.
The 2012 U.S. Olympic Canoe/Kayak Team will consist of seven athletes competing in seven events.
“I’m a talker and I’m speechless. I don’t know what to do, I don’t know what to feel. I’m just sort of floating right now.” - Casey Eichfeld
Add two more athletes and one final boat to the nominees for 2012 U.S. Olympic Canoe/Kayak Team. Eric Hurd (Woodstock, Ga.) and Jeff Larimer (Marietta, Ga.) reached the Men’s Double Canoe (C-2) Final Sunday, where they finished 9th.
Olympian Scott Parsons shared a lake house with his fellow hopefuls this past week
With this weekend's Trials coverage, find out more about the thrilling sport