Canada's Paralympic flag-bearer Brian McKeever and guide Russell Kennedy

The Homestretch

The 2018 Paralympic Winter Games kicked off in Pyeongchang early this morning -- 4:00 a.m. MT to be exact. Canada's flag bearer was Canmore's Brian McKeever, a visually impaired cross country skier. He's a ten-time paralympic gold medallist. At his side was his guide: Russell Kennedy, also from Canmore. Russell just competed at his first Olympics a few weeks ago and this is his first Paralympic Games. Brian and Russell spoke with host Doug Dirks.

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