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The British team competes in the women's synchronized swimming free routine final.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Bello / Getty Images

Members of China's synchronized swimming team compete at the 2012 London Olympics on Thursday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Members of Australia's synchronized swimming team compete at the 2012 London Olympics on Thursday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Members of Japan's synchronized swimming team compete at the 2012 London Olympics on Thursday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Tyler McGill of the United States starts in a men's 100-meter butterfly swimming heat at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London on Aug. 2.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: David J. Phillip / Associated Press

Victor Minibaev and Ilya Zakharov of Russia compete during the men's synchronized 10-meter platform diving final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London on July 30. Russia placed sixth in the competition.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mark J. Terrill / Associated Press

Kristian Ipsen and Troy Dumais of the United States compete en route to a gold medal during the men's synchronized 3-meter springboard at the London 2012 Olympic Games on Aug. 1.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: HANNIBAL / EPA

Nicholas McCrory of the United States is shown during warm-ups at the Aquatics Centre in London on July 30, Day 3 of the 2012 Olympic Games.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Clive Rose / Getty Images

Michael Phelps of the United States swims in a men's 400-meter individual medley heat at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London on July 28.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: David J. Phillip / Associated Press

China's Liu Jing competes in women's 4x200-meter freestyle relay heats.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: LEON NEAL / AFP / Getty Images

The Netherlands' Sebastiaan Verschuren competes in the men's 100-meter freestyle semifinals during the London 2012 Olympic Games on July 31.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FRANCOIS XAVIER MARIT / AFP

Canadians Roseline Filion and Meaghan Benfeito splash into the water as they complete their fourth jump on the way to a bronze medal in women's 10-meter synchronized diving.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times

Rebecca Soni of the United States, left, Ruta Meilutyte of Lithuania and Iuliia Efimova of Russia compete in the final of the women's 100-meter breaststroke on July 30, the third day of the London 2012 Olympic Games.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Bello / Getty Images

Ryan Lochte of the United States, from top, and Fenglin Zhang of China compete in the fifth heat of the men's 200-meter backstroke on Aug. 1, Day 5 of the London 2012 Olympic Games.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Al Bello / Getty Images

Japan's Natsumi Hoshi, second from left, the United States' Kathleen Hersey, center, and China's Jiao Liuyang, second from right, compete in the women's 200-meter butterfly final at the 2012 Olympic Games in London on Aug. 1.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FRANCOIS XAVIER MARIT / AFP

U.S. swimmer Dana Vollmer competes in the women's 100m butterfly semi-final swimming event at the London 2012 Olympic Games on July 28, 2012 in London.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: GABRIEL BOUYS / AFP

Mary Killman and Mariya Koroleva of the United States compete in the women's duets synchronised swimming technical routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on Sunday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Clive Rose / Getty Images

Roseline Filion and Meaghan Benfeito of Canada compete in the women's 10-meter diving platform final at the London 2012 Olympic Games on July 31. Remote cameras can be seen at the bottom of the pool.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: HANNIBAL / EPA

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