The Olympic Channel shares a feature on Manuel Lombardo, rising judo star for Italy.
"Born into badminton", Anders Antonsen is continuing a strong Danish presence in badminton ahead of an Olympic debut next year.
Need an underdog story for which to root? Pornpun Guedpard is trying to lift Thailand volleyball to new heights. Maybe Paris 2024 is in reach?
Daisuke Takahashi certainly is no newcomer to figure skating, but he is to ice dancing in particular...
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
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Header: Kallimarmaro stadium in Athens, site of the first modern Olympics in 1896
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