Do Right Men 2007: Cullen Jones

Cullen Jones HOME BASE: Raleigh, North Carolina PROFESSION: Swimmer DOING RIGHT: This 6-foot-5-inch-tall brother, who snagged the world record in the 400-meter freestyle relay at last year's Pan Pacific Championships, keeps busy with the Ronald Jones Foundation. The organization honors his father, who died from lung cancer when Cullen was 16.
ESSENCE.COM Aug, 29, 2008

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HOME BASE: Raleigh, North Carolina
PROFESSION: Swimmer
DOING RIGHT: This 6-foot-5-inch-tall brother, who snagged the world record in the 400-meter freestyle relay at last year’s Pan Pacific Championships, keeps busy with the Ronald Jones Foundation. The organization honors his father, who died from lung cancer when Cullen was 16.

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HOME BASE: Raleigh, North Carolina
PROFESSION: Swimmer
DOING RIGHT: This 6-foot-5-inch-tall brother, who snagged the world record in the 400-meter freestyle relay at last year’s Pan Pacific Championships, keeps busy with the Ronald Jones Foundation. The organization honors his father, who died from lung cancer when Cullen was 16.

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HOME BASE: Raleigh, North Carolina
PROFESSION: Swimmer
DOING RIGHT: This 6-foot-5-inch-tall brother, who snagged the world record in the 400-meter freestyle relay at last year’s Pan Pacific Championships, keeps busy with the Ronald Jones Foundation. The organization honors his father, who died from lung cancer when Cullen was 16.

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HOME BASE: Raleigh, North Carolina
PROFESSION: Swimmer
DOING RIGHT: This 6-foot-5-inch-tall brother, who snagged the world record in the 400-meter freestyle relay at last year’s Pan Pacific Championships, keeps busy with the Ronald Jones Foundation. The organization honors his father, who died from lung cancer when Cullen was 16.

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HOME BASE: Raleigh, North Carolina
PROFESSION: Swimmer
DOING RIGHT: This 6-foot-5-inch-tall brother, who snagged the world record in the 400-meter freestyle relay at last year’s Pan Pacific Championships, keeps busy with the Ronald Jones Foundation. The organization honors his father, who died from lung cancer when Cullen was 16.

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HOME BASE: Raleigh, North Carolina
PROFESSION: Swimmer
DOING RIGHT: This 6-foot-5-inch-tall brother, who snagged the world record in the 400-meter freestyle relay at last year’s Pan Pacific Championships, keeps busy with the Ronald Jones Foundation. The organization honors his father, who died from lung cancer when Cullen was 16.

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HOME BASE: Raleigh, North Carolina
PROFESSION: Swimmer
DOING RIGHT: This 6-foot-5-inch-tall brother, who snagged the world record in the 400-meter freestyle relay at last year’s Pan Pacific Championships, keeps busy with the Ronald Jones Foundation. The organization honors his father, who died from lung cancer when Cullen was 16.

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HOME BASE: Raleigh, North Carolina
PROFESSION: Swimmer
DOING RIGHT: This 6-foot-5-inch-tall brother, who snagged the world record in the 400-meter freestyle relay at last year’s Pan Pacific Championships, keeps busy with the Ronald Jones Foundation. The organization honors his father, who died from lung cancer when Cullen was 16.

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HOME BASE: Raleigh, North Carolina
PROFESSION: Swimmer
DOING RIGHT: This 6-foot-5-inch-tall brother, who snagged the world record in the 400-meter freestyle relay at last year’s Pan Pacific Championships, keeps busy with the Ronald Jones Foundation. The organization honors his father, who died from lung cancer when Cullen was 16.