Great Britain's Alys Thomas is on track to make her Olympic debut in swimming at the rather advanced age of 30.
Christine Mbomba proves herself to be one to watch in the 400 meters after twice going under 50 seconds this month.
At age 19, Bryce Tyron is already a BMX freestyle veteran with Olympics on his mind.
Can Zeb Powell take his "coffin to method back flip" to new heights in snowboarding?
About This Blog
A fan blog celebrating the stories of Olympic sport athletes, and all things Olympic Games and Olympic sports
Random highlights of Olympic sport athletes - news, social links, and more, seen through the cheeky lens of this one particular, passionate fan.
A Little Roundup
Links to select Olympic sports headlines & news, celebrating athlete stories and features
Let's Get Social
What are Olympic sport athletes up to on social media and away from competition?
Athletes Worth Watching
A look at some emerging Olympic sport athletes worth keeping an eye on
Ramblings and Things
I have my own comment and opinions on Olympic sports news sometimes!
A Quick Review
Thoughts on Olympic sports films, art, books, TV, etc. that I've come across now and then
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Me at Rio 2016's Barra Olympic Park
Header: Kallimarmaro stadium in Athens, site of the first modern Olympics in 1896