The Sport Information Resource Centre
The Sport Information Resource Centre

Did you know that Tokyo is the first city to host the Paralympic Games for a second time? Tokyo first hosted the Paralympic Games in 1964, where 378 Paralympic athletes competed for 419 medals. Now, 57 years later, 4,237 athletes will be competing for 1,522 medals.

The Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games kick off today and run until September 5th.