Please note: the information below is accurate as of the London 2012 Olympic Games. Three-time Olympian Andréanne Morin won a…
Alexandre Despatie is the most successful male diver in Canadian history, his career highlighted by a pair of Olympic silver medals.
With three Olympic medals to her credit, Karen Cockburn has made more trips to the Olympic podium than any other…
A rowing veteran on the international scene, David Calder competed in his fourth consecutive Olympic Games in 2012. Calder and partner Scott Frandsen finished in sixth place in the men’s coxless pairs event in London.
After swimming to a bronze medal in his third Olympic appearance, Brent Hayden announced his official retirement from swimming.
Ryder Hesjedal made his third consecutive appearance at an Olympic Games in 2012 and competed in road cycling’s individual time trial and road race events, finishing 28th and 63rd respectively.
Ashley Holzer is a four-time Olympian who competed at the 2012 Games in the individual dressage and finished in 24th place.
Brent McMahon made his second appearance at an Olympic Games in 2012 and finished in 27th place in the men’s triathlon.
Darcy Marquardt is a three-time Olympian who, after two fourth place finishes at Athens 2004 (coxless pair) and Beijing 2008 (coxed eight), finally reached the podium as a member of the women’s eight that won silver at London 2012.
When she retired in 2013, Sherraine Schalm did so as Canada’s most decorated fencer, having won two of the country’s…
Olympic gold medallist Daniel Nestor made his fifth consecutive appearance at the Olympic Games in 2012. In London he competed in the men’s doubles tournament with partner Vasek Pospisil. The duo finished in ninth place.
Richard Clarke made his fifth Olympic appearance at the London Games and his first in Star class and finished in 12th place with partner Tyler Bjorn.
A veteran with the Canadian rowing team for more than a decade, coxswain Brian Price added an Olympic silver medal…
At London 2012, Ian Millar set a record by becoming the first athlete in any sport, from any nation, to compete in 10 Olympic Games.
Adam van Koeverden started kayaking in 1995 at the Burloak Canoe Club in Oakville, Ont. at the age of 13. Now he’s a four-time Olympic medallist and was one of the most recognizable faces of the Canadian Olympic Team at the 2012 Olympic Games. In London, he captured a silver medal in the K-1 1,000m one year after winning gold in the same event at the World Championships.
A three-time Olympian and a three-time freestyle wrestling 55kg medallist, Tonya Verbeek is officially the most decorated Canadian wrestler of all-time. Verbeek captured her third medal in London, narrowly missing out on gold.
Equestrian Hawley Bennett-Awad competed in her second Olympic Games in 2012 and was part of the eventing team that placed 13th in London. She also competed individually, but was eliminated.
Marie-Pier Beaudet competed in her third consecutive Olympic Games and finished 33rd overall in London.
Simon Whitfield is a four-time Olympian and two-time Olympic medallist who was Canada’s Opening Ceremony flag bearer at London 2012.
Amy Cotton competed for the second time at an Olympic Games in 2012 and finished 17th in the women’s -78kg judo division.