By Bill Hanstock
When the 2012 Olympics kick off in London on July 27, the Bay Area will be more than well represented. Thirty-nine Olympic athletes from Northern California will be representing the United States.
San Francisco native Howard Bach of Cal State Fullerton will be competing in Badminton.
Anthony Fahden of Oakland will also be competing in rowing. Shannon Rowbury of San Francisco will compete in the 1500 run.
Kibwe Johnson of San Francisco will compete in the hammer toss.