In 2021, Finnish hammer thrower Silja Kosonen won European U20 gold, made her first Olympics, and won World U20 gold.
Tytus Nowik was named FIVB Boys' U19 World Championship MVP as he helped Poland to the title.
Leylah Fernandez's run at the U.S. Open currently includes wins over four higher-ranked Kaia Kanepi, Naomi Osaka, Angelique Kerber, and Elena Svitolina.
Marko Radulovic earns MVY honors as Serbia wins the World Junior Water Polo Championship.
About This Blog
An Olympics fan blog celebrating the athletes of Olympic sports and all things Olympic Games
Random highlights of Olympic sport athletes - news, social links, and more, seen through the cheeky lens of this one particular, passionate fan.
A Little Roundup
Links to select Olympic sports headlines & news, focused on celebrating athlete stories & features
Let's Get Social
What are Olympic sport athletes up to on social media and away from competition?
Athletes Worth Watching
A look at some emerging Olympic sport 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
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Me at Rio 2016's Barra Olympic Park
Header: Kallimarmaro stadium in Athens, site of the first modern Olympics in 1896