The Olympic Channel shares a feature on Manuel Lombardo, rising judo star for Italy.
"Born into badminton", Anders Antonsen is continuing a strong Danish presence in badminton ahead of an Olympic debut next year.
Need an underdog story for which to root? Pornpun Guedpard is trying to lift Thailand volleyball to new heights. Maybe Paris 2024 is in reach?
Daisuke Takahashi certainly is no newcomer to figure skating, but he is to ice dancing in particular...
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