Olympics 2012: Follow the Olympians on Twitter

Some local Olympians are tweeting about their experiences in Blighty during these Olympic Games. Are you following them?

California has 27 Olympians representing the United States at the 2012 Olympic Games in London, several from the Bay Area and a few from Lamorinda.

Did you know that many of your local Bay Area Olympians are on Twitter? That means you can keep up-to-the-minute just by following them on Twitter. We have a list of the Bay Area Olympic athletes on Twitter. If you know of a Twitter handle that we missed, give us a shout-out in the comments section below.

Keshia Baker

Sex : Female
Competing in Athletics
Event / position / class : Relays
Age : 24
From : Fairfield

Kristian Ipsen
Sex : Male
Competing in Diving
Event / position / class : 3m synchro
Age : 19
From : Clayton

Sex : Male
Competing in Athletics
Event / position / class : Hammer Throw
Age : 31
From : San Francisco

Kara Kohler
Sex : Female
Competing in Rowing
Event / position / class : Quadruple Sculls
Age : 21
From : Clayton

Mariya Koroleva
Sex : Female
Competing in Synchro Swimming
Event / position / class : Duet
Age : 22
From : Concord

Sex : Female
Competing in Athletics
Event / position / class : 1500m
Age : 27
From : San Francisco

Melissa Seidemann
Sex : Female
Competing in Water Polo
Event / position / class : Defender
Age : 22
From : Walnut Creek

Zach Vlahos
Sex : Male
Competing in Rowing
Event / position / class : Eight
Age : 23
From : Piedmont

How are you following your favorite Olympic competitors? Tell us what your favorite events is and how you are following in the comments section below.

X August 06, 2012 at 08:03 PM
Anyone with the least bit of fame, should turn their Twitter account over to a publicist - just to avoid any embarrassing slip-ups. How many times have we seen politicians, athletes, actors, journalists, etc. get themselves into a heap of trouble when they tweet before thinking?


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