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Former U.S. Olympic swimmer, Maddy Crippen, in blue, runs with members of the Canadian and British Embassies as they carry the Olympic torch to the British Embassy in Northwest Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, July 27, 2011. This day marks one year to go to the London 2012 Olympic and Parylmpic Games. (Pratik Shah/The Washington Times)
Photo by: Pratik Shah
Former U.S. Olympic swimmer, Maddy Crippen, in blue, runs with members of the Canadian and British Embassies as they carry the Olympic torch to the British Embassy in Northwest Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, July 27, 2011. This day marks one year to go to the London 2012 Olympic and Parylmpic Games. (Pratik Shah/The Washington Times)

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