Daniela Torres qualified for the Tokyo 2020 women's marathon in her first attempt at the distance, with an angel's support.
The first Australian to win world youth and junior championship titles, boxer Caitlin Parker now aims for the Olympics.
South African Pieter Coetze is "grateful" to swim in the Olympics this summer, having achieved the opportunity earlier than expected.
She's a national champion BMX rider has the Olympics on her mind, and an Olympic medalist as a coach. Camila Iachini is also eight years old.
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