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: Rowing
Lanzone, 29, has been competing on the global circuit regularly since he left the University of Washington as a two-time Pac-10 championship rower in 2005, winning silver once and bronze four times in international rowing competitions. Though he finished a disappointing ninth in the men's four at the 2008 Games, he and rowing partner Sam Stitt have been training with a burning focus on claiming a medal in London. Standing at 6 ft., 4 in., the part-time Wilhemina model was the obvious choice to be brand ambassador for Ralph Lauren at the 2012 Olympics.