London Olympics Gods and Guts

July 29, 2012 - 8:42 AM
In this Wednesday, July 25, 2012 photo, the United States long jumper George Kitchens walks on the track during a USA track and field team open training session in preparation for the 2012 London Summer Olympics, in Birmingham, England. The superhuman bodies of many of the men and women competing in the games can be a stark reminder of how far the rest of us have fallen. (AP Photo/Jon Super)