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
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 sports headlines and news, with a focus on athlete features
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 and athletes sometimes!
Olympic Sports Media
Some quick thoughts on Olympic sports-related media (films, books, etc.) that I've come across
Me at Rio 2016's Barra Olympic Park
Header: Kallimamaro stadium in Athens, site of the first modern Olympics in 1896
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