Johannes Thingnes Bo leads a charge of shirtless runners.
Chilean team volleyball captain Dusan Bonacic is wiped out.
Fencer Race Imboden finds ways to train outside the gym.
Greg O'Shea takes a bite.
Kevin Mayer shows off his pole vault.
Kristian Gkolomeev has Greece on his mind.
Usain Bolt reminds us that often little things are big.
Tim Nowak reminds us he wants to compete at Tokyo 2020.
Might we see Shaun White in another Olympic sport?
Nick Symmonds: a man, a dog, and a view.
Like a Greek statue: Jorge Urena puts the shot (shirtless!).
Somebody's birthday is cause enough for swimmer Jeremy Stravius to sit with some pups.
Irish diver Oliver Dingley is back training.
Grigor Dimitrov is also happy to be back at it.
It's five weeks of rehab for Adrian Ben.
Jay Litherland visits the Grand Canyon.
Caeleb Dressel offers a pep talk.
Retired sprinter Lykourgos-Stefanos Tsakonas navigates a rocky beach.
And, Dafne Schippers gets upstaged.
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