The Comite Olimpico Ecuatoriano reports on Tamara Salazar, double-world medalist in weightlifting, and her determination to make it to Tokyo 2020. (in Spanish)
Tokyo 2020: A veteran athlete, Zudikey Rodriguez Nunez hopes to return to the Olympics next year after overcoming one of the hardest hurdles.
The Olympic Channel: Israel Madaye booked a historic spot in archery for Chad for Tokyo 2020.
Rising star Anthony Zambrano shares his drive for Colombian success with Spikes.
Aurelie Muller: Can an open water star make it to the Olympics in the pool?
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Header: Kallimamaro stadium in Athens, site of the first modern Olympics in 1896