When Myriam Bédard won her first Olympic medal at Albertville 1992 she was the first Canadian biathlete, male or female, ever to win an Olympic medal. When she won two gold medals at Lillehammer 1994, she was the first North American biathlete to ever win Olympic gold.
Elvis Stojko is one of Canada’s most successful male figure skaters, having won back-to-back Olympic silver medals at Lillehammer 1994 and Nagano 1998 to go with his three world titles (1994, 1995, 1997) and seven national titles (1994, 1996-2000, 2002).
Jean-Luc Brassard joined the Canadian National Freestyle Ski team at the age of 17 and enjoyed a brilliant 12-year career. During that time he became a four-time Olympian and won Olympic gold at Lillehammer 1994 in the men’s moguls event of freestyle skiing.