The pandemic has been challenging for even the most veteran athletes, but not many have had to endure on a personal level what swimmer Summer McIntosh has had to endure. But the 14-year-old is keeping her big moment in perspective.
Canada's Kylie Masse secured silver in the women's 100-metre backstroke at the Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday in Japan.
Penny Oleksiak has a chance to win her sixth Olympic medal after qualifying for the women's 200-metre freestyle final.
Fresh off winning a relay silver medal, Canada's Penny Oleksiak finished second behind reigning Olympic champion Katie Ledecky of the United States on Monday in qualifying for the women's 200-metre freestyle semifinals at Tokyo Aquatics Centre.