Australian Matt Denny targets five Olympics in the discus. He made it to Rio 2016, and is counting on Tokyo 2020 for number two.
Caroline Marks is a rising star in surfing who loves her sport and relishes the ocean as her "happy place".
Peter Bol and Joseph Deng are two South Sudanese-turned-Australians looking to continue their rise in the 800 meters.
Jess Learmonth has gone from "resenting" swimming and a late start in sport to making Team GB's triathlon team for the Games next year.
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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