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Allyson Felix celebrates after winning the women's 200-meter (Credit: Getty Images )

Allyson Felix celebrates after winning the women's 200-meter final at the U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. (June 30, 2012)

Allyson Felix

Allyson Felix, born in 1985 and raised in Los Angeles, specializes in the women's 200 meters. She won two Olympic silver medals in the event (2004, 2008) and took gold in the 4x400-meter relay in the 2008 Olympics in Beijing.

Allyson Felix runs to victory in the women's
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Allyson Felix runs to victory in the women's 200-meter final on Day 9 of the 2012 U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. (June 30, 2012)

Allyson Felix celebrates after winning the women's 200-meter
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Allyson Felix celebrates after winning the women's 200-meter final at the U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. (June 30, 2012)

Allyson Felix celebrates with fans after winning the
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Allyson Felix celebrates with fans after winning the women's 200 meters at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. (June 30, 2012)

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Allyson Felix finishes her heat in the women's
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Allyson Felix finishes her heat in the women's 200 meters at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials in Eugene, Ore. (June 28, 2012)

Allyson Felix finishes her heat in the women's
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Allyson Felix finishes her heat in the women's 200 meters at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials in Eugene, Ore. ahead of Joanna Atkins, left, and Tiffany Townsend. (June 28, 2012)

Allyson Felix finishes her heat in the women's
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Allyson Felix finishes her heat in the women's 200 meters at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials in Eugene, Ore. ahead of Joanna Atkins, left, and Tiffany Townsend. (June 28, 2012)

Carmelita Jeter and Allyson Felix compete in the
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Carmelita Jeter and Allyson Felix compete in the women's 100-meter semifinals at the U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials in Eugene, Ore. (June 23, 2012)

Allyson Felix, right, leads a women's 100-meter preliminary
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Allyson Felix, right, leads a women's 100-meter preliminary heat at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials in Eugene, Ore. (June 22, 2012)

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Allyson Felix and Miki Barber compete in a
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Allyson Felix and Miki Barber compete in a preliminary round of the women's 100-meter dash during the first day of the 2012 U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. (June 22, 2012)

Allyson Felix leads a women's 100m preliminary heat
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Allyson Felix leads a women's 100m preliminary heat at the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials in Eugene, Ore. (June 22, 2012)

Allyson Felix of the USA wins the 200m
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Allyson Felix of the USA wins the 200m at the Samsung Diamond League Prefontaine Classic at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon. (June 2, 2012)

United States' Allyson Felix, second from left, wins
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United States' Allyson Felix, second from left, wins the 200-meter event at the Prefontaine Classic athletics meet in Eugene, Ore. USA's Bianca Knight, right, finished fourth. (June 2, 2012)

Allyson Felix of the United States waves
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Allyson Felix of the United States waves after winning the 200-meter run at the Samsung Diamond League Prefontaine Classic at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. (June 2, 2012)

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United States' Allyson Felix, right, wins the 200-meter
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United States' Allyson Felix, right, wins the 200-meter event at the Prefontaine Classic athletics meet in Eugene, Ore. (June 2, 2012)

The USA's Allyson Felix celebrates winning the women's
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The USA's Allyson Felix celebrates winning the women's 200m in 22.23 seconds at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene, Oregon, Saturday, June 2, 2012. (Dean Rutz/Seattle Times/MCT)

United States' Allyson Felix, center, talks to reporters
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United States' Allyson Felix, center, talks to reporters the day before the Prefontaine Classic athletics meet in Eugene, Ore. (June 1, 2012)

United States' Allyson Felix talks to reporters the
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United States' Allyson Felix talks to reporters the day before the Prefontaine Classic athletics meet in Eugene, Ore. (June 1, 2012)

ALLYSON FELIX Track and field There’s a chance
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ALLYSON FELIX
Track and field
There’s a chance that Felix will pursue the 200/400-meter double in London. She won silver in the 200 in Athens and Beijing, and was a part of the 4x400 team that won gold in 2008.

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Allyson Felix, of the United States, wins the
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Allyson Felix, of the United States, wins the women's 400m dash at the Reebok Grand Prix athletic meet at Icahn Stadium in New York. (May 30, 2009)

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