200-meter-dash champion Allyson Felix, whose schoolmates at Los Angeles Baptist
High used to call her Chicken Legs, was featured in both Vogue's Shape Issue
and Glamour's 11 Greatest Bodies on Earth.
• Paul and Morgan
Hamm, the twin-brother gymnasts and returning medalists, were contestants on
the Japanese obstacle-course game show Ninja Warrior. (Neither won.)
• Dara Torres,
swimming, worked as a reporter for ESPN and Fox News and hosted a sports
segment on the Discovery Channel science and technology show The Next Stop.
May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh, the reigning Olympic champions in beach
volleyball, played themselves on an episode of CSI: Miami.
• Shawn Crawford,
the defending 200-meter gold medalist, raced a zebra and a giraffe on Fox's
reality show Man vs. Beast. He beat the giraffe but lost to the zebra.
Jennie Finch appeared on the celebrity edition of The Apprentice and was fired
by Donald Trump in the fourth week.