As we get closer and closer to the London 2012 Olympic games, we profile some of the more soon-to-be-notable names which will the talk of the water cooler this July and August; especially the more photogenic track and field star from Mother Russia.
Darya Klishina is a Russian long jumper. She holds the Russian junior record with 7.03 m, the all time second best junior mark. See more pics of this 21 year old after the jump
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