Tokyo 2020 Social Check-in: Past Paralympians shout out current Paralympians

Canadian Paralympic Committee

September 04, 2021

Gold medallist Greg Stewart welcomed home


The Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games is here! And as Canada’s Paralympians compete through the Games, we’ll take the daily pulse of the Games excitement on social media by sharing a few of the best posts from the Canadian Paralympic Team, its fans, and Canadian media.

Be sure to follow @CDNParalympics on Instagram and Twitter for all the latest news and posts. 

Here’s a quick look at some recent updates: 

Paralympic Games gold medallist Greg Stewart receives a very big hug as he arrives home.



One track star salutes another track star.



And a London 2012 Paralympic medallist in boccia honours this year’s boccia team.



Canada’s blade runner Marissa Papaconstantinou made her national team debut at 16 and just five years later, she’s a Paralympic Games medallist. 



The Canadian men’s wheelchair basketball team showed a giant improvement over its 2016 showing with Nik Goncin among the leaders.



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