Montgomery County is home to three of the 11 athletes representing Maryland on the 2016 U.S. Olympic roster.
- Jack Conger from Rockville will be competing in the 4x200m freestyle swimming event. Conger graduated from Our Lady of Good Counsel High School in 2013.
- Katie Ledecky, former gold medalist from the 2012 Olympics will compete in the 200m freestyle, 400m freestyle, 800m freestyle and 4x200m freestyle. Ledecky, from Bethesda, graduated from Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart in 2015.
- Ashley Nee from Bethesda will compete in the Canoe Slalom. Nee graduated from Northwestern High School.
When signing the flip flops, tweet #MoCo2Rio to give the athletes an opportunity to follow our hometown support and excitement, from Rio, as they go for the gold!