Saturday, August 23, 2008

Kerri Walsh and Misty May-Treanor (United States)

Kerri Walsh and Misty May-Treanor just won their 2nd Gold Medal in beach volleyball in Olympics and celebrating

Kerri Walsh and Misty May-Treanor (United States) celebrate their winning the Gold Medal in Beijing Olympics 2008.

Walsh and her teammate, Misty May-Treanor, were the gold medalists in beach volleyball at both the 2004 and 2008 Summer Olympics. They have often described by the media as ‘the greatest beach volleyball team of all time’.

On August 21, Kerri Walsh-Jennings and May-Treanor repeated their winning performance to become Olympic gold medalists, defeating the first-seeded Chinese team in the final match. Kerri Walsh and May-Treanor did not lose even a single set in either of their past two Olympics competitions. Their final match made their unbeaten streak of winning to 108 matches. As for the records, they are the only beach volleyball team to successfully defend their Olympic title.

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