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A nice moment for a magical place. Today marks the 100th anniversary of Team New Zealand at the Olympic Games, after its debut at Antwerp 1920. In total, New Zealand has now appeared at 25 Summer Games and 16 Winter Games, represented by a total 1,387 Olympic athletes. Just a few of the prominent names include Peter Snell, Nick Willis, Annelise Coberger, Lydia Ko, Valerie Adams, Tomas Walsh, Danyon Loader, Mark Todd, Russell Coutts, Lorraine Moller, Eliza McCartney, Ian Ferguson, John Walker, and Barbara Kendall - not to mention multiple rowers, rugby-er's, cyclists, triathletes, snowboarders, hockey stars, and many more. Congratulations!
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An Olympics fan blog celebrating all things Olympic sport athletes
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Random highlights of Olympic sport athletes - news, social links, and more, seen through the cheeky lens of this one particular, passionate fan.
A Little Roundup
Links to select Olympic sports headlines & news that catch my eye, focused on celebrating athlete stories
Let's Get Social
What are some of your favorite Olympic sport athletes up to on social media away from the competition?
Athletes Worth Watching
Who are some emerging Olympic sport athletes worth keeping an eye on for the future?
They are the Champions
Congratulations to the world champions of Olympic sports!
Ramblings and Things
I have my own comment and opinions sometimes!
A Quick Review
Quick thoughts on Olympic sports-related films, art, books, TV, etc. that I've come across .
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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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