Patrick Marleau has been representing Canada internationally for more than a decade, having made his debut at the IIHF World Championship in 1999. In four career appearances at the IIHF World Championship, Marleau helped Canada win gold in 2003 and silver in 2005.
Marleau was a member of the gold medal-winning team on home ice at Vancouver 2010. He also suited up for the championship-winning team at the 2004 World Cup of Hockey.
2010 Olympic Champion… 2003 World Champion… 2005 World Silver Medallist… 2004 World Cup of Hockey Champion…
Wife Christina… Two sons, Landon and Brody … His father, Denis, was minor hockey coach … Mother Jeannette… Brother Richard and sister Denise… Has a foundation with former NHLer Trent McCleary (the Trent McCleary-Patrick Marleau Sport and Recreation Foundation) which financially helps children from ages six to 18 reach their full athletic potential… Hockey idol is Mario Lemieux … San Jose’s 1st choice, 2nd overall, in 1997 Entry Draft…
NOTABLE INTERNATIONAL RESULTS
Olympic Winter Games: 2010 – GOLD
IIHF World Championships: 2005 - SILVER; 2003 – GOLD; 2001 – 5th; 1999 – 4th