Miller Pata not qualifying for Rio 2016 was a huge disappointment for me; glad to hear she's still paying and targeting Tokyo 2020 to make Vanuatu history, now with partner Sherysyn Toko.
Oisin O'Callaghan is 17 years old, and the newest junior World Champion in mountain biking. He followed-up that win with more triumph at the World Cup just days later.
Naoto Tobe hopes to reach new heights in the high jump at a home nation Tokyo 2020.
Ajla del Ponte is a rising star for Swiss sprinting. Will she continue to shine outside of relays?
Starr Andrews: Destined to be a, well, star...
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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