It is less than 100 days to the London 2012 Olympics and there are future competitors training hard every day. Through their rigorous training schedules, they develop their beautiful forms, true sculptures of the human body. It is pure muscle and strength. It is the Olympic spirit.
Photographer Lucas Jackson took some photos of Team USA‘s athletes stretching. Capturing divers, swimmers, wrestlers and boxers, one can feel their strength simply by looking at these photos. Here we feature 13 of the 35 photos taken: to see all 35, click here.