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Canadian sprinters ready for global resurgence

March 30, 2015

Canadian sprinters ready for global resurgence

This story is part of an Olympic.ca series on running called Canada Runs. Canada has a rich Olympic sprinting history. However, long spells of success in athletics have been elusive for the nation as major achievements often followed a period…

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