We do not doubt that the Tokyo Olympic Games will be extraordinary. What is a sure indicator for us is the list of those who will participate. See for yourself; look at the list below and see who we’ll be watching in Tokyo this summer.
Caeleb Dressel, United States
This guy is successful at what he does. His specialty is freestyle and dolphin-style sprint races. He is a multiple world champion, two-time Olympic winner, world record holder, and one of the most successful swimmers in history. Very good, Caeleb.
TRACK AND FIELD
Eliud Kipchoge, Kenya
You must have heard of this man. He is the best marathoner ever, the only man to run an entire marathon in just two hours. He is also a world marathon record holder with a time of 2:01:39, set on September 16, 2018, at the 2018 Berlin Marathon.
Noah Lyles, United States
He is said to be one of the next American stars. He was just 22 when he became the 200-meter world champion in 2019. His record is 19.50, which is not much far from Usain Bolt’s record of 19.19.
Adam Ondra, Czech Republic
The Czech Republic is sending a talented athlete. He is a professional climber, specializing in lead climbing and bouldering. Rock & Ice magazine described Ondra in 2013 as a prodigy and the leading climber of his generation.
Alix Klineman and April Ross, United States
Ross teamed up at the Rio Games with Kerri Walsh Jennings, the three-time Olympic gold medalist. As for Klineman, she trained indoors for a long time, and after that, she joined the team in this sport on the beach. She and Ross have quickly emerged as one of the top duos in the world.
Nyjah Huston, United States
He is the biggest star in competitive skateboarding. he was the overall champion in the competition series in 2010, 2012, 2014, 2017, and 2019. He is also the highest-paid skateboarder in the world.
Yuto Horigome, Japan
Horigome has a predisposition to become one of the biggest Japanese stars at the Olympics, and thus represents the biggest obstacle for Houston.
BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL
Masahiro Tanaka, Hotel Japan
This talented athlete is a Japanese professional golden eagle baseball player Tohoku Rakuten from professional baseball Nippon. From 2007 to 2013, he played for the Eagles in the NPB.
Wilfredo Leon, Poland
A successful volleyball player is coming to us from Poland. He is a member of the men’s national volleyball team of Cuba in the period 2007-2012, and a current member of the Polish men’s volleyball team and the Italian club Sir Safety Perugia.
Niklas Landin Jacobsen, Denmark
Jacobsen is a successful Danish handball goalkeeper, who currently plays for the most trophy-winning German club, Kiel. He became the European champion with the Danish national team, at the European Championship in Serbia, with a victory against the hosts with the result of 21:19.
Xander Schauffele, United States
Schauffelle is an American professional golfer who plays on the PGA Tour and the European Tour. He is from the United States, yet has ties to Japan through his mother Ping-Yi Chen.