Found August 11, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Trey HardeeLiu Xiang
After announcing its presence to the world via the blue- or black-clad left shoulder of Kerri Walsh Jennings in Beijing in 2008, kinesio tape has been back with a vengeance for the London Olympics. The athletic tape -- which has been around for decades but has come into vogue within the past few years -- supposedly helps athletes deal with pain and injuries. But scientists and medical personnel are skeptical about the actual effects of the multicolored tape, likening the "benefits" to more of a placebo effect. This particular taping method was supposedly designed by Japanese chiropractor and acupuncturist Kenzo...

GIFcap: Decathlete Trey Hardee Gets Pumped

Somebody needs to GIF that Trey Hardee dude during his pole vault as he fist pumps on the way down. — Jack Moore (@jh_moore) August 10, 2012 Considering Trey Hardee bombed out of the 2008 Olympics due to not scoring on the pole vault, his reaction to notching a score on the event in the
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