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Swimming Day Fifteen - 14th FINA World Championships

SHANGHAI, CHINA - JULY 30: Bronze medalist Sharon Van Rouwendaal of the Netherlands poses after the Women's 200m Backstroke Final during Day Fifteen of the 14th FINA World Championships at the Oriental Sports Center on July 30, 2011 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Youngest Olympians of 2012

Teenage athletes from around the globe have punched their ticket for

London 2012. Ranging from ages 15 to 19, these young adults qualified to

participate on behalf of their nations at the Summer Olympics. -- By

Paul Rosales