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Get To Know The U.S. Men's Gymnastics Team

A short guide to the five men America will be cheering for at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games. The men's gymnastics competition begins Saturday, July 28th.

Jake Dalton

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Specialty: Floor and vault

Age: 20

Born: August 19, 1991

Hometown: Reno, Nevada

Height: 5' 5"

Twitter: @jdalton775

Fun Fact: Favorite food is Ramen

Jonathan Horton

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Specialty: High bar

Age: 26

Born: December 31, 1985

Hometown: Houston, Texas

Height: 5' 1"

Twitter: @J_Horton11

Fun Fact: He is married to Haley DeProspero, a former gymnast

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Danell Leyva


Specialty: High bar and parallel bars

Age: 20

Born: October 30, 1991

Hometown: Miami, Florida

Height: 5' 7"

Twitter: @danelljleyva

Fun Fact: He defected from Cuba when he was a year old

Sam Mikulak


Specialty: Vault

Age: 19

Born: October 13, 1992

Hometown: Corona del Mar, California

Height: 5' 6"

Twitter: @SamuelMikulak

Fun Fact: Both of his parents were gymnasts

John Orozco

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Specialty: Pommel horse

Age: 19

Born: December 30, 1992

Hometown: Bronx, New York

Height: 5' 4"

Twitter: @JohnW_Orozco

Fun Fact: He was an extra in three episodes of Law & Order

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