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Abby Wambach is on her second quest for Olympic gold

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CSN Washington dot com. If you want to know what it takes to become an Olympian. -- won't -- we'll tell you just start with six older Brothers and sisters in some way shape or form Brendan your pro athlete. I was pushed around talents you know. Not let what I wasn't allowed to win games -- wasn't losing for a long currently the world's second all time leading goal scorer behind me and can't. Abby has been the most dominant offensive player during her six years on the US women's national team. And he -- Think it claiming her fame. DC has like a special place in my heart because I think. I was 22 years old when I got drafted -- -- Washington Freedom and that's really where right. -- rooted myself in the women's professional. And -- didn't realize at that point. You know fast followers. -- almost ten years later. And I'd be sitting here talking to you potentially going to my second Olympics and having -- three -- -- has become one of the most recognizable female athletes by using her hat and I'm tall so. I need to use every little advantage of that tenth in order in order to get our teams -- -- And if I can jump as high as somebody else is 57 -- -- you know four inches taller than himself I'm more likely to get. And in some of these calls and if it hits you in positions. The 2012 games in London. We'll be person in the Olympics but more than that it's another opportunity to get the world excited about soccer we want. Olympic gold medal in 2008 and it wasn't like that excitement that those championships the past pat. And if that's part of 2011 World Cup and things just a whole different for. -- I'm proud that a part of that -- Abby is nearing the end of perfectly good career. You don't set an example for those that will play after. My advice to anybody looking up. Don't do like me it better than. Csnwashington.com.

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  1. Olympics0:57, 1:27
  2. World Cup1:43
  3. London1:25
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  5. Olympic gold1:34
  6. offensive player0:26
Thu, 19 Jul 2012|

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