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.
About This Blog
An Olympics fan blog celebrating the athletes of Olympic sports and all things Olympic Games
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, focused on celebrating athlete stories & 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