Kirstie Alora delays retirement in order to give Tokyo 2020 a shot for the Philippines in taekwondo.
Andrei Minakov wants to continue to carry over his swimming success from youth ranks to senior level at Tokyo 2020.
Zeney van der Walt hopes to make marked improvement toward Tokyo 2020 despite Covid-19 impacts on training for the South African.
Kyra Condie is as eager to use her voice as she was to make an Olympic debut in sport climbing.
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At Rio 2016's Barra Olympic Park
Header: Kallimamaro stadium in Athens, site of the first modern Olympics in 1896