These Olympic Bodies are Worth Their Weight in GoldMadeleine Davies7/30/12 6:00pmFiled to: ThighlightsOlympics2012SportsAthletesGettypictweetFbTop782EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkThe 2012 Summer Olympics have kicked off with bang, giving spectators around the globe the chance to cheer on our countries' best athletes as they compete in various feats of strength. Not only do the Olympics offer up the perfect opportunity to take in some magnificent demonstrations of athletic prowess, but they also give us a glimpse at what are, arguably, the best physiques in the entire world. AdvertisementAll week, we'll be bringing you special coverage of these glorious Olympic bodies. Now, let the games begin. Juan-Carlos Navarro of Spain and Peng Zhou of China, Basketball Lukmon Lawal of Nigeria (L) and Ihab Almatbouli of Jordan (R), Boxing Sarra Besbes of Tunisia (L) and Xiaojuan Luo (R) of China (R), Fencing Kristian Thomas of Great Britain, Artistic Gymnastics Ryan Giggs, Great Britain, Soccer Matt Grevers, USA, Men's 100m Backstroke Jana Vesela, Team Czech Republic, Basketball Elizabeth Armitstead, Great Britain, Road Cycling Ali Raisman, USA, Artistic Gymnastics Linus Lichtschlag and Lars Hartig of Germany, Rowing Rashed Eisa, UAE, Soccer Breeja Larson of the United States, Women's 100m Breaststroke Pops Mensah-Bonsu, Team Great Britain, Basketball Fabio Fognini, Italy, Men's Singles Tennis Daisuke Suzuki of Japan and Amrabat Noureddine of Morocco (L), Roger Espinoza of Honduras and Javier Martinez of Spain (R), Soccer Ryan Lochte, USA Kevin Durant, Team USA, Basketball Serena Williams, USA, Women's Singles Tennis Gabrielle Douglas of the United States, Artistic Gymnastics Martin Reader, Canada, Beach Volleyball Michael Phelps, USA. Men's 200m Butterfly Erika Souza, Team Brasil, Basketball Chen Xue of China, Beach Volleyball Pierre Yves Beny, France, Artistic Gymnastics Hope Solo (L), Heather O'Reilly(R), Team USA, Soccer Maria Sharapova, Russia, Women's Singles Tennis Venus Williams, USA, Women's Singles Tennis Zara Dampney (L) and Shauna Mullin (R), Great Britain, Beach Volleyball Fabien Gilot, France, Men's 4x100m Freestyle Relay AWWW.