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2012 London Olympics: Local Athletes Ready To Compete On Day Three

The third day of competition of the 2012 London Olympics kicks off on Monday and several athletes with Florida ties will be geared up to compete.

In sailing, Naples, Fl. native Trevor Moore and Erick Storke will compete in the first race of the Men's 49er event, while Clearwater, Fl. native Paige Railey will compete in the Women's Laser Radial while her brother, Zach Railey will compete in the Men's Finn event. Plantation, Fl. native Anna Tunnicliffe will compete in the Women's Elliott 6m sailing event while Miami, Fl. natives Brian Faith and Mark Mendelbaltt will compete in the Men's Star event.

Vincent Hancock from Port Charlotte, Fl. will compete in the Men's Skeet event while tennis stars Andy Roddick, a native of Boca Raton will compete in the first round of Men's Singles while Serena Williams will compete in her second round match of Women's Singles with her sister Venus competing in her first round match and both will compete in the first round of Women's Doubles.

Finally, Foluke Akinradewo and the rest of her U.S. Volleyball teammates will face off against Brazil in their second match of the preliminaries in Group B.

For a complete schedule of events and dates medals will be awarded, visit NBC Sports' official Olympic website. For complete coverage from the 2012 London Olympics, keep checking this StoryStream and visit SB Nation's Olympics hub.

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