Found July 27, 2012 on Larry Brown Sports:
Athletes spend so much time training and physically pushing their bodies that they need some recovery time when they’re through for the day. The recovery time is also proving to be social media time for many of the athletes at the Olympics. As the New York Times noted, several Olympians have been sharing pictures of themselves and their teammates recovering in ice baths from their grueling workouts in what seems to be a developing social media trend like “Tebowing.” Above is a photo of US gymnast Aly Raisman (left) and teammate McKayla Maroney (right) posing for the camera while soaking their feet and ankles. Jamaican sprinter Johan Blake, who beat Usain Bolt in two races at the Jamaican Olympic trials, shows off his muscles from the ice bath. Pictured above is British gymnast Rebecca Tunney, who is Britain’s youngest athlete. Naturally she’s playing with her rubber ducks in the bath. Canadian swimmer Damian Warner gets creative for his ice bath by putting a garbage can to us...
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