Minn. native Kalmoe named an Olympic rower

Megan Kalmoe, a Minneapolis native raised in St. Croix Falls, Wis., was named to the U.S. Olympic rowing team and will compete in the women's quadruple sculls at the London Games. In a video, she and her U.S. rowing teammates divulge their favorite workout songs.
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Megan Kalmoe, a Minneapolis native raised in St. Croix Falls, Wis., was named to the U.S. Olympic rowing team and will compete in the women's quadruple sculls at the London Games, the Star Tribune reports. Kalmoe finished fifth in the double sculls in the 2008 Beijing Olympics.

She's been blogging extensively about the adventure that is the pursuit of an Olympic medal. Her sister Molly was captain of the Minnesota Gophers rowing squad last year.

Kalmoe is among the 2012 USA women's rowers featured in this video, along with their favorite songs.

In this video, she's talking about a fundraiser calendar that features her fellow rowers:

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