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Associated Press, Published August 09 2012

Love at the Olympics

They captured their gold medals with ease — but British cyclists Laura Trott and Jason Kenny won't be winning prizes for discretion.

Trott, 20, who won two cycling golds, and 24-year-old Kenny, champion in the men's individual sprint, were pictured canoodling Wednesday as they watched the women's beach volleyball final.

In a message posted to Twitter (http://bit.ly/MCyBkq), Trott acknowledged they'd failed dramatically in efforts to keep their budding romance low key.

Pictures showed that not even the presence of David Beckham in a neighboring row could tear Trott's gaze away from her new partner.


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