Tigers set to compete in the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics are coming soon. Get to know the Tigers who will represent their countries on the global stage.

June 22, 2021
Updated July 6, 2021

Ian Kinsler, a 2003 student in the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources representing Israel in baseball

man playing baseball

Ron Lykins, head coach, U.S. Men's National Wheelchair Basketball Team

coach Lykins at a wheelchair basketball game

Colin Higgins, a junior Parks, Recreation and Sport major representing Canada in wheelchair basketball

man playing wheelchair basketball

Mikel Schreuders, a 2019 graduate from the College of Engineering representing Aruba in swimming

Fabian Schwingenschl├Âgl, a 2017 graduate from the College of Engineering representing Germany in swimming

Fabian Schwingenschl├Âgl swims for mizzou

Karissa Schweizer, a 2018 graduate from the School of Health Professions representing the United States in track and field

Jillian Weir, a Mizzou Track and Field volunteer assistant coach, representing Canada in hammer throw


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