The torch is finally in Brazil after spending a few days in Switzerland. T
There will be a new face in fencing, as former triple Olympic champion Valentina Vellazi lost in her attempt to reach the individual foil event for Rio.
Many stars in music, sports, and science will be carrying the torch this week. It is spending four days in rural Goias before heading to historic Minas Gerais.
Next week, I hope to give the results of the U.S. rowing trials that ate taking place this weekend in St. Petersburg, Florida. See you then.