A Canadian flag waved by someone in the crowd.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

Team Canada athletes react to Tokyo 2020 postponement

On Tuesday, the IOC and Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee announced the postponement of the Olympic Games to beyond 2020 but no later than summer 2021.

READ: Team Canada’s full statement on the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

Along with Chef de Mission Marnie McBean, Team Canada athletes were quick to react to the news.