Best Ways to Follow the US Olympic Athletes

By: Kitty Capelle
By: Kitty Capelle

Here are some ways to follow your favorite US Olympic athletes' progress.

Team USA

This is the official website for the U.S. Olympic Team. Here, you can read biographies of all the athletes as well as get live updates of the games. You can also sign up for their free mobile app.

You can also check out some of the websites below for specific U.S. teams.

USA Basketball Team


USA Gymnastics Team


US Swimming Team

Olympians on Twitter:

@Marlen112Boxing (boxing)


Tweets: 385
Followers: 3,271
Sample Tweet: “I'm in a relationship with Boxing... My focus is #winning dont be mistaken..”


@Brady_Ellison (archery)

Tweets: 80
Followers: 1,164
Sample Tweet: “Had another awesome day of practice. Shot another 350 and the team, well we are doin ok I guess. ;). Haha can't wait to shoot.”


@lolojones (hurdles)


Tweets: 8,611
Followers: 177,022
Sample Tweet: “As I arrive in London for the Olympics, I'm overwhelmed with emotions. Thank you Lord for another chance and for holding me as i waited.”



@alliseeisgold (wrestling)


Tweets: 4,552
Followers: 22,844
Sample Tweet: “At Opening Ceremonies not a lot of people will know who I am. But by Closing Ceremonies they will. Go Team USA!”



@MichaelPhelps (swimming)

Tweets: 1,946
Followers: 285,108
Sample Tweet: “Hoodie was a bad choiiiccceee RT @RyanSeacrest: Hottest day of the year in London... @MichaelPhelps wears a hoodie. ...



@KingJames (basketball)


Tweets: 2,631
Followers: 5,534,0000
Sample Tweet: “Throwback uni's for tonight's game #USA92 #hyperelite2012 “


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