Great Britain's Alys Thomas is on track to make her Olympic debut in swimming at the rather advanced age of 30.
Christine Mbomba proves herself to be one to watch in the 400 meters after twice going under 50 seconds this month.
At age 19, Bryce Tyron is already a BMX freestyle veteran with Olympics on his mind.
Can Zeb Powell take his "coffin to method back flip" to new heights in snowboarding?
About This Blog
Random highlights from the world of Olympic sports athletes, through the cheeky lens of one particular, passionate fan.
A Little Roundup
Select links to Olympic sports headlines & news, focused on celebrating athletes' stories
Let's Get Social
Sharing some of my favorite fun and candid social media posts from Olympic sports athletes
Athletes Worth Watching
A quick look at emerging and some lesser-known Olympic sports 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
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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