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
Random highlights from the worlds of Olympic sports athletes, as seen through the cheeky lens of this one particular, passionate fan.
A Little Roundup
Links to select Olympic sports headlines & news, celebrating athletes' stories and features
Let's Get Social
Some of the best social posts from Olympic sports athletes away from competition
Athletes Worth Watching
A look at some emerging 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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