Beach volleyball star Anastasija Kravcenoka stays positive.
Ester Ledecka takes a day off from the slopes.
Canoeist David Llorente finds a peaceful spot.
Serena Williams steps down the stairs.
Lourdes Mohedano works it.
Naomi with number 4!
And Novak with number 9!
Johannes Dale enjoys the finer things!
Grigor Dimitrov preaches positivity amidst some local color.
Something very 90s going on here, I'm feeling...
Novak makes a friend.
Linda Cerruti gives us a new angle.
Biathlete Martin Ponsiluoma fins a moment on the course.
Ivanie Blondin and friend enjoy the mountains.
Johannes Vetter is honored with another award.
Mary Kom has some wise words.
Artur Nory's gymnastics start as a graphic novel...
We wait with you, Pablo.
Sarka Pancochova found a good spot.
Johnny Rohrweck says goodbye to the championships.
Megan Rapinoe and Sue Bird are GQ cover models...
...as are Jutta Leerdam and Koen Verweij.
Alison looks ahead.
Sprinter Ivet Lalova with some wise words.
Linda Cerruti takes a break.
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Header: Kallimamaro stadium in Athens, site of the first modern Olympics in 1896