LONDON Oregon s Nick Symmonds will go for gold in the men s 800 meter in London Thursday.
The runner has won four consecutive U.S. titles in the 800m after runner-up finishes in 2006, 2007.
Not exactly how I imagined making an Olympic Final but I'll take it, he Tweeted Tuesday. Qualified on time in 1:44.87. Racing for a medal Thursday night!