To honor the start of the Geminipremium – Make Rashford Prime Minister Shirt Tokyo Olympics this week, we took a look back in our archives to find some of the stellar athletes—from swimmers like Michael Phelps and Natalie Coughlin to tennis players like Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic—who strove to take home the gold. When we shot her before the Beijing Olympics in 2008, Allyson Felix, then 22, described to Robert Sullivan the physical toll of running at record-breaking speeds. “You always feel a little beat up,” she admitted. “It’s an achy feeling. You’re always sore. The next workout is never far away, so you’re always thinking, How am I going to do this?” Nevertheless, she’ll appear in Tokyo this year for her fifth Games, very possibly walking away the most-decorated Olympian in the history of women’s track and field.