Follow Central Florida athletes' journey through 2012 Olympics

Athletes tweet their way through the Olympics

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The 2012 Summer Olympics is under way. Find out which Olympians are the most popular on Facebook based on how many fans they have.

ORLANDO, Fla. - Athletes in 2012 Olympics are followed worldwide, but you can keep up with what all the Central Florida participants are doing on Twitter.

Check out the list of some of the athletes with ties to Central Florida:

  • Elizabeth Beisel; Swimming; Gainesville; UF; @ebeisel34
  • Phil Dalhausser; Beach Volleyball; Daytona Beach; UCF @PhilDalhausser
  • Tyson Gay; Track & Field; Clermont; @TysonLGay
  • Jake Kaminski; Archery; Edgewater; @jakekaminski
  • Hunter Kemper; Triathlon; Longwood; @hunterkemper
  • Ryan Lochte; Swimming; Gainesville/Daytona Beach; UF; @RyanLochte
  • Heather Mitts; Soccer; UF; @heathermitts
  • Brittany Viola; Diving; Orlando; @BrittanyViola
  • Abby Wambach; Soccer; UF; @AbbyWambach
  • Jenny Barringer Simpson; Track; Oviedo; @trackjenny

You can also keep up with results on's 2012 Olympics section.



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