Athletes and others have their say before and during the 30th Olympiad of the modern era in England.
“[T]he biggest motivation I have to keep competing is that I feel I am improving.”
– 71-year-old Japanese equestrian Hiroshi Hoketsu of Japan, the oldest Olympian in London, who has competed in the Games since 1964.
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