Natasha Wodak

Natasha Wodak

Coming back after missing almost an entire year of racing due to plantar fasciitis and peroneal tendonitis, Natasha Wodak enjoyed a career year in 2015.

Sage Watson

Sage Watson

Sage Watson made her Olympic debut at Rio 2016 where she advanced to the semifinals of the 400m hurdles and anchored Canada to a fourth-place finish in the 4x400m relay.

Alyxandria Treasure

Alyxandria Treasure

Alyxandria Treasure had a breakthrough year in 2014 when she finished second at the NCAA Outdoor Championships and won the…

Erin Teschuk

Erin Teschuk

Erin Teschuk won the 2015 Canadian title in the 3000m steeplechase after a breakthrough season for the North Dakota State…

Taryn Suttie

Taryn Suttie

Taryn Suttie was a double gold medallist at the 2011 CIS Championships where she was victorious in the hammer throw…

Jessica O’Connell

Jessica O’Connell

With a high fitness level thanks to her dance background, Jessica O’Connell stood on the podium at her first ever junior nationals. She had always been infatuated by the Olympic Games, so those results made her realize that with a little hard work, competing for Team Canada was possible.

Christabel Nettey

Christabel Nettey

When Christabel Nettey was a young track and field athlete, she would watch the Olympic Games or other high profile events on TV and dream of being the person out there competing for Canada while the world watched.

Lanni Marchant

Lanni Marchant

At Rio 2016, Lanni Marchant became the first Canadian woman to compete in the 10,000m and the marathon at the same…

Geneviève Lalonde

Geneviève Lalonde

Geneviève Lalonde broke her own Canadian record in the 3000m steeplechase on May 19, 2019, running 9:29:82 at the Diamond League meet in Shanghai. Lalonde’s breakout season had come in 2015 when she won steeplechase bronze at the Pan Am Games in Toronto and made her IAAF World Championship debut in Beijing.

Khamica Bingham

Khamica Bingham

Khamica Bingham made her Olympic debut at Rio 2016 where she anchored the 4x100m relay team to a sixth place finish, in what was Canada’s first Olympic final in the event since Los Angeles 1984.

Kelsie Ahbe

Kelsie Ahbe

Kelsie Ahbe made the decision to represent Canada, her father’s homeland, because she wanted to play a part in inspiring the next generation of Canadian athletes.

Tim Nedow

Tim Nedow

Tim Nedow made his international debut at the 2009 Pan American Junior Championships where he won bronze in shot put. He went on to compete at the 2011 and 2013 Summer Universiades before making his first appearance at a senior global event, the 2013 IAAF World Championships.

Charles Philibert-Thiboutot

Charles Philibert-Thiboutot

Charles Philibert-Thiboutot has recently established himself as one of Canada’s top middle distance runners. In 2012 he finished second in…

Brendon Rodney

Brendon Rodney

Brendon Rodney made his Olympic debut at Rio 2016 where he ran the third leg of the 4x100m relay that broke a 20-year-old national record to win bronze. He also competed in the 200m after winning the event at the 2016 Canadian championships.

Anthony Romaniw

Anthony Romaniw

Every two years Anthony Romaniw has enjoyed a general feeling of Canadian pride while watching the Olympic Games, inspiring his…

Sekou Kaba

Sekou Kaba

Sekou Kaba has wanted to represent Canada since he first arrived in the country and made the standard to compete…

Matt Hughes

Matt Hughes

Matt Hughes made his Olympic debut at Rio 2016 a moment to remember as he finished 10th in the 3000m…

Evan Dunfee

Evan Dunfee

Evan Dunfee placed a Canadian best-ever fourth in the 50km race walk at Rio 2016 when he set a Canadian record time of 3:41:38.

Andre De Grasse

Andre De Grasse

Andre De Grasse made history at Rio 2016 when he became the first Canadian athlete to win Olympic medals in all three sprint events.

Johnathan Cabral

Johnathan Cabral

Johnathan Cabral has been dreaming of competing in the Olympic Games since he was four and first learned and saw what they were all about. In his Olympic debut at Rio 2016, Cabral surprised many by advancing to the 110m hurdles final where he finished sixth.