Will Samantha Mewis make it onto the competitive U.S. women's Olympic soccer team this time?
After attending Rio 2016 as a Team USA practice partner, wrestler Tamyra Mensah-Stock is ready to do better in her own right at Tokyo 2020.
Kayaker Saeid Fazloula is close to his dream of making the Olympics, as a member of the Refugee Team.
In a week filled with budding stars, Denis Irodov stood out as he scored a win in all three of his youth individual events at the Biathlon Junior World Championships.
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At Rio 2016's Barra Olympic Park
Header: Kallimamaro stadium in Athens, site of the first modern Olympics in 1896