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17 Canarians to head to Tokyo games

Written by on July 16, 2021

17 athletes or coaches from the archipelago are to travel to Tokyo for this years Olympic or Paralympic games.

Ten of those flying into the Japanese capital are male, with 7 elite sportswomen also attending.

Sailing is the sport with the highest number of Canarians, followed by women’s Basketball, Paralympic swimming and then basketball, football and weightlifting.

The games begin next Friday 23rd June.

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