Canada’s Nate Riech sets Paralympic record and wins gold in 1,500m

Riech pulled away from the field with two-and-a half laps to go, crossing the line four seconds ahead of the field

Marissa Papaconstantinou wins her first medal at the Paralympics

Papaconstantinou won bronze and set a T64 100m Canadian record in a personal best time of 13.07 seconds

Para world champion Nate Riech smashes T38 1,500m world record in Victoria

Riech, one of Canada’s best hopes for a medal at the Tokyo Paralympics, ran 3:52.56 to better his own world record by five seconds