David Hauss, France. Age at the Olympics: 28
A consistent podium finisher on the World Triathlon Series and World Cup circuit for the past few years, David Hauss has quietly stamped himself a medal contender for London. He finished the 2011 season ranked sixth in the World Triathlon Series, and he was ninth in 2010. He’s been on the podium at several other big races in his career, as well, including when he won bronze and the 2010 sprint world championships, bronze at the 2010 European Championships and silver at the 2002 and 2003 world championships as a junior.