Nova Scotia Olympians!
The 2021 Tokyo Olympics kick off tomorrow. This will be the second time Japan has hosted the Summer Olympics, with the first being in 1964. The games this year will see 4 new sports introduced: Karate, Skateboarding, sport climbing and Surfing! Now let’s meet our Nova Scotian Athletes:
Brittany Fraser -Beaulieu (Equestrian) – New Glascow. This will be her first Olympic games
Connor Fitzpatrick (Canoe/Kayak/Sprint) – Dartmouth – First Olympic game
Ellie Black – (Gymnastics) – Halifax – Third Olympic Games
Jacob Saunders – (Sailing) – Halifax – Second Olympic Games
Mark De Jonge – (Canoe/Kayak/Sprint) – Halifax – Third Olympic Game – Bronze medal in London Games 2012
Michelle Russell – (Canoe/Kayak/Sprint) – Fall River – First Olympic Games
Sarah Mitton – (Athletics) – Liverpool – First Olympic Games
Sydney Pickrem – (Swimming) – Halifax – Second Olympic Games
Wyatt Sanford – (Boxing) – Kennetcook – First Olympic Games
For their bio’s you can click on the link here….