When Geoff Capes - who, surprisingly, has been the official British shot put record holder for the last 40 years - turned down my eager request for an autograph after a meeting at Crystal Palace in the 1970s it was an early lesson that access to sporting figures cannot be taken for granted.
The Olympic Committee of Kosovo (OCK) has held its first International Sports Film Festival in the country's capital Pristina.
Kosovan judoka Majlinda Kelmendi has welcomed the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after revealing she has been suffering from problems with injuries.
Kosovo's first Olympic champion Majlinda Kelmendi has unveiled a statue of herself in her hometown of Peja.
Rio 2016 Olympic champion Majlinda Kelmendi claimed gold on day one of the International Judo Federation Grand Slam event in Abu Dhabi.