Bringing 'mama power' to high jump

Updated: July 1, 2012, 11:58 AM ET
By Luke Cyphers | ESPN.com

EUGENE, Ore. -- This one was about "mama power" and apple pie.

The U.S. is sending not one, but two mothers to the London Olympics in the high jump, an event not normally associated with maternity.

Chaunte Lowe, who is busy chasing 14-month-old Aurora and 4-year-old Jasmine when she's not clearing bars set at 6-feet, 7 inches, and Amy Acuff, whose training sessions with 2-year-old Elsa are sometimes cut short by tantrums, were both able to find enough time between ...

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