Thursday, August 2, 2012
Where are U.S. Olympic medalists from?
By Patrick Dorsey
As always, the United States is close to the top in the ever-changing Olympics medal count.
But where do these medal winners come from? Check out this interactive map, which shows the hometowns (as listed on the 2012 London Olympics' official website) of every American to win a medal -- team and individual.
This will be updated on a daily basis, so keep checking to see which new cities have seen their sons or daughters go gold, silver or bronze.
Note: The color listed represents the highest medal won by the athelte. Click here to see the map in a larger view.