Sha'Carri Richardson is a budding sprint star for the United States on the global stage, and shares thoughts with Team USAâ.
More athletics: Thea LaFond hopes to make a bigger Olympics impression in Tokyo for Dominica.
Kimberley Woods opens up to the BBC on beating back self-doubt and bullying to reach Tokyo 2020.
More canoeing: Jenny Egan's profile rises in Irish sport as she now features in a children's book.
Jannick Bagge leads Denmark back into bobsledding after a 14-year absence on the international circuit.
Kyra Edwards is World Rowing's Rising Star for August.
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At Rio 2016's Barra Olympic Park
Header: Kallimamaro stadium in Athens, site of the first modern Olympics in 1896