Miller Pata not qualifying for Rio 2016 was a huge disappointment for me; glad to hear she's still paying and targeting Tokyo 2020 to make Vanuatu history, now with partner Sherysyn Toko.
Oisin O'Callaghan is 17 years old, and the newest junior World Champion in mountain biking. He followed-up that win with more triumph at the World Cup just days later.
Naoto Tobe hopes to reach new heights in the high jump at a home nation Tokyo 2020.
Ajla del Ponte is a rising star for Swiss sprinting. Will she continue to shine outside of relays?
Starr Andrews: Destined to be a, well, star...
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