2012 Olympics Spotlight – John Orozco, Gymnastics

It’s official – Puerto Rican gymnast, John Orozco, will be one of the men that will represent the United States at the 2012 London games this summer. Orozco automatically qualified this weekend along side his teammate, Cuban Danell Leyva.

The New York City native sat with NBC News and shared his experience of growing up in a neighborhood in the Bronx where gymnastics wasn’t a popular sport.


  1. […] Orozco: This Puerto Rican from Bronx, New York came to the Olympics with a great story, made for TV parents rooting from the stands and high expectations. Orozco failed to medal, and […]

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