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United States' Brittney Reese competes in the women's long jump final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

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United States' Brittney Reese competes in the women's long jump final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

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Olympic long-jumper Brittney Reese trains at Coppin State University, Baltimore, Md., Friday, May 25, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Brittney Reese, shown training at Coppin State in Baltimore, is the favorite to win the gold medal in the long jump at the London Games, which will be her second Olympics. The 25-year-old Reese won the event in the Olympic trials last month in Eugene, Ore., clearing a distance of 23 feet, 5 1/2 inches. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Olympic long-jumper Brittney Reese trains at Coppin State University, Baltimore, Md., Friday, May 25, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Olympic long-jumper Brittney Reese ties her custom Nike shoes which has her nickname "The Beast" written on one shoe as she trains at Coppin State University, Baltimore, Md., Friday, May 25, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Olympic long-jumper Brittney Reese trains at Coppin State University, Baltimore, Md., Friday, May 25, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Olympic long-jumper Brittney Reese trains at Coppin State University, Baltimore, Md., Friday, May 25, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Olympic long-jumper Brittney Reese trains at Coppin State University, Baltimore, Md., Friday, May 25, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Olympic long-jumper Brittney Reese trains at Coppin State University, Baltimore, Md., Friday, May 25, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Olympic long-jumper Brittney Reese trains at Coppin State University, Baltimore, Md., Friday, May 25, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Olympic long-jumper Brittney Reese trains at Coppin State University, Baltimore, Md., Friday, May 25, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Olympic long-jumper Brittney Reese ties her custom Nike shoes which has her nickname "The Beast" written on one shoe as she trains at Coppin State University, Baltimore, Md., Friday, May 25, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Olympic long-jumper Brittney Reese measures her distance to the sand with her coach Mark Pryor, left, while training at Coppin State University, Baltimore, Md., Friday, May 25, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Olympic long-jumper Brittney Reese trains at Coppin State University, Baltimore, Md., Friday, May 25, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Olympic long-jumper Brittney Reese trains at Coppin State University, Baltimore, Md., Friday, May 25, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)