It's the quadrennial off-year for track and field, that is, there's no Olympic or World Championship event this year. But, that doesn't mean the athletes are taking any time off. For example, congratulations are in order for veteran decathlete Pelle Rietveld, who set a new personal record in June.
... some recent action shots of Pelle Rietveld. Does he have more in store for us?
Name: Pelle Rietveld
Date of Birth: February 4, 1985 (Aquarius)
Hometown: Zoetermeer, Netherlands
Height/Weight: 6'1"/181 lbs
--- 37th overall world ranking