The daughter of long lumping great Fiona May, Larissa Iapichino is making her own mark in the event.
World Athleticsâ: Chris Nilsen was able to beat Mondo Duplantis before; can he do it on the global stage?
Might we see cross country star Jimmy Gressier in the Olympics on track? He offers Spikes thoughts on his goals, his win celebrations, and more.
About This Blog
Highlights from the world of Olympic sports athletes, as seen through the cheeky lens of one particular, passionate fan.
A Little Roundup
Biweekly links to select Olympic sports headlines and features, with a focus on the athletes
Let's Get Social
Sharing some intriguing, fun, and provocative social posts from Olympic sports athletes
Athletes Worth Watching
Weekly roundup of features on emerging Olympic sports athletes to keep an eye on
Ramblings and Things
I have my own comment and opinions on Olympic sports news sometimes!
A Quick Review
Now and then thoughts on Olympic sports-related films, books, etc. that I've come across
Me at Rio 2016's Barra Olympic Park
Header: Kallimarmaro stadium in Athens, site of the first modern Olympics in 1896
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