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The 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London are coming to a close on Sunday, August 12.  So far the United States has earned 30 gold, 16 silver, and 20 bronze medals, bringing our country’s total medal count to 66.

theGrio congratulates African-Americans who have competed in the London Games, and recognizes black Americans who have earned medals.  The slideshow contains the black stars who won gold, silver or bronze in the 2012 games.

Check out the rest of the African American winners at

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