With just five days left in the London 2012 Olympic Games, U.S. Olympians are celebrating their successes. The U.S. women’s gymnastics team won gold for the first time since 1996 and Michael Phelps won his 22nd Olympic medal to become the most decorated Olympian of all time. And while each Olympian hopes to win a medal, O.C. Tanner can guarantee every U.S. Olympic and Paralympic athlete will walk away from the games with gold.
Since 2000, O.C. Tanner has been honored to partner with the U.S.O.C. to design and create the U.S. team rings. For many Olympians, it’s their gold. Their wearable, life-long keepsake. Proof they accomplished something many strive for but only the world’s best obtain. Take a look at our slideshow featuring these exceptional U.S. athletes with their beautiful team rings. Then, read their inspiring stories about who helped them achieve Olympic glory on our Facebook page, Appreciate Great Work and vote for your favorite to help determine the winner of the 2012 Inspiration Award.