Tokyo Olympics

They will carry the flag for Sweden at the Paralympics

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  • Tennis player Stefan Olsson and Canoeist Helene Ripa will carry the Swedish flag at today's Tokyo Paralympics opening ceremony.
  • This year the rules changed to allow both a female and male to carry the flag together.
  • "It's a great honour to carry the flag and especially to do it with my friend Helene Ripa," Stefan Olsson tells Swedish Radio.