London Olympics Year of the Woman

July 27, 2012 - 10:43 AM
In this Thursday, July 26, 2012 photo, Malaysian shooting athlete Nur Suryani Mohamed Taibi, who is eight months pregnant, shoots during a training session for the 10-meter air rifle event, at the Royal Artillery Barracks ahead of the the start of the 2012 Summer Olympics, in London. Taibi is one of a crowd of female athletes grabbing the limelight at the 2012 London Olympics, which are quickly shaping up as a watershed for women's sports. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)