Entertainment Sports Incredible Photos from Olympic Competitions in Tokyo the Week of July 31, 2021 The Olympics may be winding down, but athletes are only ramping up By Kate Hogan Kate Hogan Instagram Twitter Kate Hogan is Director of Digital Specials and Features at PEOPLE. In her 14 years at the brand, she has covered everything from pets and babies to style and Sexiest Man Alive, interviewing celebrities including Céline Dion, Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Hudson and Chris Evans. Currently, she oversees the creation of photo galleries that complement breaking news and major PEOPLE moments like The Beautiful Issue and 100 Reasons to Love America. She has offered expert celebrity commentary on Good Morning America and Access Hollywood. Before joining PEOPLE in 2008, Kate was an editorial assistant at Morris Visitor Publications. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a Bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communication and resides outside of Chicago with her husband and three kids. People Editorial Guidelines and Ben Trivett Published on August 5, 2021 08:59 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos 01 of 50 ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty Team USA's Ryan Crouser competes in the men's shot put final during the Tokyo Olympic Games on Aug. 5; he later won the gold medal. 02 of 50 ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP/Getty China's Quan Hongchan competes in the women's 10m platform diving final event during the Tokyo Olympic Games at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre on Aug. 5. Just 14 years old, she scored perfect 10s and won gold. 03 of 50 JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Czech Republic's Adam Sebastian Helcelet competes in the men's decathlon javelin throw on Aug. 5. 04 of 50 BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Belgium's Nafissatou Thiam celebrates after winning the women's heptathlon on Aug. 5. 05 of 50 ANTONIN THUILLIER/AFP/Getty Gold medalist Damian Warner of Canada (center), silver medalist Kevin Mayer of France (left) and bronze medalist Ashley Moloney of Australia (right) pose with their competitors after the men's decathlon event on Aug. 5. 06 of 50 Al Bello/Getty Swimmers start the race in the men's 10km marathon swimming event on day 13 of the games, Aug. 5. 07 of 50 Koji Watanabe/Getty The sun sets on Aug. 5 as the United States begins a baseball game against South Korea. 08 of 50 Michael Steele/Getty Katie Nageotte of Team USA reacts as she flies through the air during the Aug. 5 women's pole vault final. 09 of 50 Kevin C. Cox/Getty Rudy Gobert of France and Mike Tobey of Slovenia tip off during the first half of their men's basketball semi-final game on Aug. 5. 10 of 50 LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Missing something? A rider momentarily loses his board during the men's skateboarding park heats at Ariake Sports Park on Aug. 5. 11 of 50 OLI SCARFF/AFP/Getty An overview shows Ukraine's Marta Fiedina and Anastasiya Savchuk compete to take third place in the final of the women's duet free routine artistic swimming event on Aug. 4. 12 of 50 AFP/Getty France's Julia Chanourdie looks upward as she competes in the women's sport climbing lead qualification on Aug. 4. 13 of 50 Tamyra Mensah-Stock. Tom Pennington/Getty Tamyra Mensah of Team USA celebrates following the women's wrestling freestyle 68kg gold medal match on Aug. 3. 14 of 50 Ezra Shaw/Getty Poppy Olsen of Australia competes during the women's skateboarding park preliminary heat 4 on Aug. 4. 15 of 50 Maddie Meyer/Getty Anastasia Nichita of Moldova competes against Odunayo Folasade Adekuoroye of Nigeria during the women's freestyle 57kg final on Aug. 4. 16 of 50 David Ramos/Getty Taio Kanai of Japan and Aurel Manga of France compete in the men's 110m hurdles semi-final on Aug. 4. 17 of 50 Bradley Kanaris/Getty Iuliia Timoshinina of Russia competes in the women's 10m platform preliminary round of diving on Aug. 4. 18 of 50 Patrick Smith/Getty Noah Lyles of the United States celebrates after winning the bronze medal in the men's 200m final on Aug. 4. 19 of 50 Patrick Smith/Getty Jorge Urena of Spain competes in the men's decathlon high jump on Aug. 4. 20 of 50 FRANCOIS-XAVIER MARIT/AFP/Getty An underwater view shows China's Xie Siyi after completing his dive to win the men's 3m springboard diving final on Aug. 3. 21 of 50 MOHD RASFAN/AFP/Getty Spain's Alberto Gines Lopez competes in the men's sport climbing lead qualification on Aug. 3. 22 of 50 MATTHIAS SCHRADER/AFP/getty On Aug. 3, Team USA gold medalist Athing Mu (left) and bronze medalist Raevyn Rogers pose on the track after competing in the women's 800m final. 23 of 50 MOHD RASFAN/AFP/Getty Germany's Alexander Megos competes in the men's sport climbing bouldering qualification on Aug. 3. 24 of 50 GREG BAKER/AFP/Getty Great Britain's Jason Kelly competes in the Aug. 3 men's track cycling team sprint finals at Izu Velodrome. 25 of 50 FRANCOIS-XAVIER MARIT/AFP/Getty An underwater view shows Belarus' Vasilina Khandoshka and Daria Kulagina compete in the preliminary for the women's duet free artistic swimming event on Aug. 2. 26 of 50 JEFF PACHOUD/AFP/Getty China's Tang Xijing competes in the Aug. 3 artistic gymnastics women's balance beam final. 27 of 50 LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Great Britain's Charlotte Worthington competes in the cycling BMX freestyle women's park final on Aug. 1. 28 of 50 Phil Walter/Getty On Aug. 3, Erik Heil and Thomas Ploessel of Germany jump into the water as they celebrate winning bronze for finishing third in the men's skiff 49er class. 29 of 50 Laurence Griffiths/Getty Rebeca Andrade of Brazil poses with her women's all-around silver and vault gold medals on day 10 of the Games, Aug. 2. 30 of 50 Patrick Smith/Getty Megan Tapper of Jamaica celebrates winning the bronze medal in the Aug. 2 women's 100m hurdles final. 31 of 50 David Ramos/Getty Gold medalist Gianmarco Tamberi of Italy holds a shell of an old cast inscribed 'Road to Tokyo 2020, 2021' during the Aug. 1 men's high jump final. 32 of 50 Clive Brunskill/Getty Andrey Rublev and Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of the Russian Olympic Committee play in the tennis mixed doubles gold medal match on Aug. 1. 33 of 50 Ezra Shaw/Getty Rim Nakamura of Japan competes in the men's park final of the BMX freestyle on day nine of the Games. 34 of 50 Chris Graythen/Getty Keydomar Giovanni Vallenilla Sanchez of Venezuela celebrates during the men's weightlifting 96kg group A competition on July 31. 35 of 50 Elsa/Getty Members of the Russian Olympic Committee celebrate after winning the women's sabre team fencing gold medal match against France on July 31. 36 of 50 Laurence Griffiths/Getty Team USA's Simone Biles flies during her bronze medal-winning beam routine on Aug. 3. 37 of 50 Naomi Baker/Getty On Aug. 3, Daisuke Fukushima of Japan, riding Chanyon, soars during the jumping individual qualifier at Equestrian Park. 38 of 50 Matthias Hangst/Getty Emmanouil Karalis of Greece holds up a sign for his parents during the men's pole vault final on Aug. 3. 39 of 50 Matthias Hangst/Getty Armand Duplantis of Sweden flies high in the men's pole vault final on Aug. 3. 40 of 50 Tom Pennington/Getty Tadeusz Michalik of Poland celebrates after the Aug. 3 men's wrestling Greco-Roman 97kg bronze medal match. 41 of 50 Michael Steele/Getty Taio Kanai of Japan looks ahead as he prepares to compete in round one of the men's 110m hurdles heats on Aug. 3. 42 of 50 Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Mikkel Hansen of Denmark shoots at Norway's goal during an Aug. 3 quarterfinal handball match. 43 of 50 Matthias Hangst/Getty Tara Davis of the United States gives it her all in the women's long jump final on Aug. 3. 44 of 50 Elsa/Getty Gold medalist Balint Kopasz of Hungary celebrates at the medal ceremony for the men's kayak single 1000m final A on Aug. 3. 45 of 50 David Ramos/Getty Karsten Warholm of Norway reacts after winning the gold medal in the Aug. 3 men's 400m hurdles final. 46 of 50 Clive Rose/Getty Bregje de Brouwer and Noortje de Brouwer of the Netherlands compete in the artistic swimming duet technical routine on Aug. 3. 47 of 50 ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty Gold medalist Anita Wlodarczyk of Poland celebrates after the Aug. 3 women's hammer throw final. 48 of 50 U.S. women's national soccer team. Getty Members of the United States women's soccer team celebrate after winning bronze in their game against Australia on Aug. 5. 49 of 50 Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images Dalilah Muhammad of Team USA, Femke Bol of the Netherlands and Sydney McLaughlin of Team USA run their fastest in the women's 400m hurdles final on Aug. 4. 50 of 50 Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Florent van Aubel of Belgium celebrates after scoring against Australia in an Aug. 5 field hockey match. Want more? See 14 Amazing Pictures from the July 30 Olympics Competitions.