Brittany Borman reacts after her winning throw in the Women's Javelin Throw Final on day ten of the U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials at the Hayward Field on July 1, 2012 in Eugene, Oregon. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
London (KSDK) - Many athletes have made their way from Missouri to the Olympic games in London.
One of those athletes is Festus native Brittany Borman, who is hoping to take home gold in the javelin.
NewsChannel 5's Rene Knott is in London, and had the chance to catch up with Borman before her big day of competition.
Watch the video in the player above to see what Borman had to say.