Summer Olympics 2012

12 Hot Male Olympians

Talent, swagger and good looks too – see why it's so game on for these elite medal contenders of the London Games


Sport: Track and Field
The current 100-meter sprint world champion, Blake, 22, is nicknamed The Beast because of the way he throws himself into torturous workouts and for his 13 gold medals in international championships. When he bested the world's fastest man, Usain Bolt, not once but twice at Jamaica's Olympic trials, the sporting world stood up and took notice. Still, Blake has set the bar extremely high for himself. "I'm 'The Beast,' right?" he told the Washington Post in June. "I don't expect anybody to be beside me."