Newcastle paratriathlete Lauren Parker considers handcycling events for Tokyo Paralympics

By Renee Valentine
Updated April 5 2020 - 6:09am, first published April 4 2020 - 10:00pm
MOTIVATED: Newcastle paratriathlete Lauren Parker will try to also qualify for cycling events at the Toyko Paralympics, which will now be held in August and September next year. Picture: Getty Images

Lauren Parker is not one to be down for long. After the "deflating" news that the Tokyo Paralympics had been postponed for 12 months, Newcastle's inspirational paratriathlete was quick to up the ante by considering using the extra preparation time to try to also qualify for two cycling events next year.

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