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29-time Paralympic medalist Jessica Long reflects on the successes of Tokyo 2020

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29-time Paralympic medalist Jessica Long reflects on the successes of Tokyo 2020

29-time Paralympic medalist Jessica Long reflects on the successes of Tokyo 2020

29-time Paralympic medalist Jessica Long started as a Paralympian when she was 12 years old and tells CNN’s Selina Wang about her Paralympic journey to Tokyo 2020.


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