Nastia Liukin, 2008 Olympics women's all-around gymnastics gold medalist and 2012 Olympic competitor. Staff photographer Vernon Bryant photographed the portrait sessions the Olympic Team Media Summit in Dallas. Over 100 athletes came through the photo area over a three day period.
Gabby Douglas: Gymnastics Age: 16 Hometown: Virginia Beach, VA Girl guide: The 4-foot-11 Vampire Diaries fanatic left her family at age 14 to train alongside 2008 Olympics darling Shawn Johnson in Iowa. "She's given me so much," Douglas, who's home-schooled, tells Us. "She tells me never to give up."