Neeraj revisits the Tokyo Olympic Stadium where he made history

Olympic gold medalist Neeraj Chopra revisited the National Stadium in Tokyo, where he made history last year by winning gold in the javelin throw.

Chopra, 24, was in the Japanese capital to attend the Thank You Tokyo! event. Event organized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in cooperation with the Tokyo Metropolitan Government and the Japan Olympic Committee.

The event also gave Chopra a chance to experience the National Stadium runway and hurl a javelin again, just as he did on August 4 last year when he won India his first-ever Olympic medal in the Athletics won.

“I had a great time at the Tokyo 2020 commemoration today and it was a special feeling to be back in the stadium where everything changed for me. Thank you!” Neeraj Chopra wrote on his social media handle.

In another tweet shared by the Inspire Institute of Sport, Chopra was seen as imparting knowledge about the sport to a young child.

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