Chat with Amanda Beard
The 2012 Games will run from July 27-August 12.
Welcome to SportsNation! On Thursday, we'll be joined by seven-time Olympic medalist Amanda Beard, as she begins her training for the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.
Beard will be training to make her fifth U.S. Olympics team, where she has won two gold, four silver and one bronze medals. Her signature event is the 200m breaststroke, in which she once held the world and Olympic record.
Aside from preparting for the 2012 Games, Beard also works with other world class athletes like Serena Williams, David Wright, Mia Hamm and Steve Nash to form the company Mission Athletecare. Mission works to develop skincare products that solve problems unique to athletes.
Send your questions now and join Beard Thursday at 2:30 p.m. ET!