Amazing routine, awkward expressions

Last updated 17:35 11/08/2012

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There's no doubt about it, synchronised swimmers - like all Olympians - have to work hard to get where they are.

The London 2012 Olympic website describes the sport as being "all about grace under pressure", with athletes using "pinpoint precision" to effectively dance in the water.

The sport made its Oympic debut at the Los Angeles 1984 Games and along with all the sweat, spit and tears that go into the Olympic routine, there are also a few fantastic expressions too.

But enough of the words, we'll let the photos tell the story.

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