Can runner Harry Summers continue to push back past demons to make it to Tokyo 2020?
Tongan Malia Paseka is set to make history with her Olympic debut next year in taekwondo.
EJ Obiena is making a name for himself and the Philippines in the pole vault.
Two names emerged from weekend track & field competition. First, Cyrena Samba-Mayela's win as French 100 meter hurdles champion puts her in the spotlight. And, will Tomas Veszelka be a consistent threat to Christian Taylor's dominance in the triple jump?
Even more track and field: a feel-good friendship to watch as New Zealand sprinters Joseph Millar and Eddie Osei-Nketia push each other toward hopeful Olympic qualification.
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At Rio 2016's Barra Olympic Park
Header: Kallimamaro stadium in Athens, site of the first modern Olympics in 1896