Munroe Bourne

Munroe Bourne

Three-time Olympian Munroe Bourne won a bronze medal for Canada in the 4x200m freestyle relay at the 1928 Olympic Games in Amsterdam.

James Ball

James Ball

Jimmy Ball was one of Canada’s best quarter milers in the late 1920’s and early 1930’s, winning three Olympic medals in the 400m and as an integral member of the 4x400m relay teams at the Olympic Games of Amsterdam 1928 and Los Angeles 1932.

Percy Williams

Percy Williams

By winning the 100m and 200m at the 1928 Olympic Games in Amsterdam, Canada’s Percy Williams established himself as the fastest man on earth and became the third sprinter in history to win the Olympic sprint double.

Alex Wilson

Alex Wilson

Two-time Olympian Alex Wilson won four Olympic medals in athletics, one silver and three bronze, at the 1928 Olympic Games in Amsterdam and 1932 Olympic Games in Los Angeles.

Joseph Wright Jr.

Joseph Wright Jr.

Rower Joe Wright, Jr. won a silver medal in the double sculls at the 1928 Olympic Games in Amsterdam.

Jane Bell

Jane Bell

Jane Bell, nicknamed “Calamity Jane”, was a member of the gold medal winning women’s 4x100m relay team at the 1928 Olympic Games in Amsterdam, in what was the first time Canadian women participated in athletics at the Olympics.

John (Jack) Guest

John (Jack) Guest

Rower Jack Guest won a silver medal in the double sculls at the 1928 Olympic Games in Amsterdam.