The first to claim space that night were some Team USA track and field fellas."The next morning," Lakatos says, "swear to God, the entire women's 4x100 relay team of some Scandinavian-looking country walks out of the house, followed by boys from our side.
And I'm just going, 'Holy crap, we'd watched these girls run the night before.'"And on it went for eight days as scores of Olympians, male and female, trickled into the shooter's house -- and that's what everyone called it, Shooters' House -- at all hours, stopping by an Oakley duffel bag overflowing with condoms procured from the village's helpful medical clinic.
It was so swollen I couldn't put on my boots and I could hardly walk as I also had terrible pain in my lower back. My GP sent me for an X-ray and an ultrasound, but they found nothing.
The swelling didn't go and after six months I had to give up my job because I couldn't walk and play with the children I was looking after as my leg was so painful.
Yet LU has received 1,400 replies after placing a half-page, £4,000 advert in this month's magazine, calling for woman drivers. After university she travelled the world and temped as a secretary and waitress. Miss Ellis, of Crouch End, said: "I am in a hideous dilemma where I cannot get a job - I desperately want to earn a good wage, especially with living in London.
Halfway through the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, he and his rifle-toting teammates were finished with their events, and the U. Olympic Committee and team officials had ordered them to turn in the keys to their three-story house and head back to the States. He knew from his experience four years earlier in Atlanta, where he'd won silver, that the Olympic Village was just about to erupt into a raucous party, and there was no way he was going to miss it.I just rang London Underground and asked for a customer services job. Life's strange like that." Cosmo, whose pages are full of tips on sex, passion and beauty, was deemed the perfect place to recruit women drivers by LU head of resourcing Mark Summerfield.Read by 1.5 million twenty-to-thirty-somethings, it was just where LU needed to focus to change the face of its workforce.But I am keen to give it a try, especially if more money is to be invested in the system." Natalie Campbell, a 35-year-old American living in Harrow, is currently undergoing training on opera-tional issues after making the selection process.She said: "There is no reason why driving trains is not suited to a woman as the job does not require physical strength. I never saw myself as a train driver but I am looking forward to starting.