Curt Harnett is a four-time Olympian who won three Olympic medals in his career, taking silver in the 1000m time trial at Los Angeles 1984 before capturing back-to-back bronze medals in the sprint at Barcelona 1992 and Atlanta 1996.
The greatest female solo rower Canada ever produced, Silken Laumann’s failure to win an Olympic gold medal might be her finest sporting moment. With three Olympic medals, the single sculls bronze medal at the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona transcended the race.
Lesley Thompson-Willie, from London, ON, is a legendary coxswain of the Canadian women’s eight rowing team. She won a silver medal at London 2012, making her a five-time Olympic medallist and seven-time Olympian.