Nymeyer family credits Old Pueblo for daughter's Olympic run
Courtesy of the Nymeyers, Driven to top her best times daily, Lacey Nymeyer developed torpedo-like speed by middle school.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, From left, Brentyn, Stacey, Aaron and Sterling Nymeyer marvel at helping support the Olympic-sized efforts of daughter/sister Lacey.
Courtesy of the Nymeyers, At 18 months, Lacey Nymeyer was already leading her father, Aaron, around the pool. Two decades later, he and wife, Stacey, are following her to the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Stacey and Aaron Nymeyer wrap themselves in a flag signed by members of the U.S. Olympic team. The couple leave for Beijing this week to see their daughter go for swimming gold.
Courtesy of the Nymeyer family, Olympian Lacey Nymeyer, a University of Arizona swimmer, flashes the "Wildcat" hand sign during a swim meet. She has her first Olympic swim meet this weekend in China.