Get to know Gu Ailing Eileen, American-born Chinese model, academic star, and freestyle skier who is targeting success at Beijing 2022.
Rohan Browning: Leading a new wave of Australian sprinters.
Rami Anis is a Refugee Team swimmer with dreams of returning to the Olympics, and competing for his homeland Syria again.
Figure skater You Yung has big shoes to fill after compatriot Yu-Na Kim's golden performance at Vancouver 2010, but also has big dreams to keep improving ahead of Beijing 2022.
About This Blog
Highlights from the world of Olympic sports, focused on the athletes, and as seen through the cheeky lens of this one particular, passionate fan.
A Little Roundup
Biweekly links to select Olympic sport headlines and news, with a focus on the athletes
Let's Get Social
Biweekly selection of intriguing, provocative social posts from Olympic sport 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 thoughts on Olympic sport news and athletes sometimes!
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At Rio 2016's Barra Olympic Park
Header: Kallimamaro stadium in Athens, site of the first modern Olympics in 1896