They run faster, jump higher and ball harder than anyone else in the world. With bodies seemingly designed for their sports, they’re primed and ready to make the athletically impossible look routine. Some you’ll recognize, and some you won’t. All that, however, will change on July 27 when Team USA descends upon London for the 2012 Summer Olympic Games with these guys leading the charge. They dominate their sports in the United States—and some are the absolute best in the world. On the following slides, you’ll find the elite of the elite—athleticism at its highest level. The best part? They’re on your team. Let the games begin.