A former college football star, Jesse Lumsden made his Olympic debut at Vancouver 2010 less than a year after first testing for the Canadian bobsleigh program.
One of the founding members of the ski cross national team, Chris Del Bosco made his Olympic debut at Vancouver 2010, arriving at Cypress Mountain as the just-crowned Winter X Games Champion. In 2015-16, Del Bosco finished second overall in the ski cross World Cup standings for the fourth time in his career
Kelsey Serwa came back from several serious injuries to stand on the Olympic podium at Sochi 2014, where she won silver behind teammate Marielle Thompson for Canada’s record third 1-2 finish of the Games.
Alex Gough made history at PyeongChang 2018, winning bronze in the women’s singles event for Canada’s first ever Olympic luge medal. Two days later, she stood on the podium again after winning silver in the team relay alongside Sam Edney, Tristan Walker and Justin Snith.
Veteran Sam Edney helped make history at PyeongChang 2018 when he joined with Alex Gough, Tristan Walker and Justin Snith to win silver in the team relay.
Justin Snith and his doubles partner Tristan Walker slid the anchor leg of the luge team relay at PyeongChang 2018, securing the silver medal for Canada.
Tristan Walker and his doubles partner Justin Snith slid the anchor leg of the luge team relay at PyeongChang 2018, securing the silver medal for Canada.
Kaillie Humphries’ name is all over history books. She is a 2010 and 2014 Olympic Champion, a two-time World Champion, and a 2011 World Bronze Medallist.
Heather Moyse is a multi-sport athlete who has represented Canada in both bobsleigh and rugby. At Vancouver 2010 she won bobsleigh gold with pilot Kaillie Humphries, a historic first for Canada in the women’s event.
Considered one of the most powerful brakemen in all of bobsleigh, Lascelles Brown has competed internationally for three different countries, but has had his greatest success while wearing the maple leaf for Canada.
Neville Wright first tried his hand at bobsleigh in the summer of 2009 and less than a year later was a member of the four-man sled piloted by Pierre Lueders at the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games.
In December 2016, Christopher Spring stood on the podium in both the two-man and four-man events at the World Cup in Lake Placid. Spring finished third in the 2017-18 World Cup two-man standings, with his season highlighted by a victory in Whistler.
Justin Kripps had the best World Cup season of his career in 2017-18 when he won the overall title in the two-man event after reaching the podium five of eight races and never finishing lower than fourth.
At PyeongChang 2018, Tessa Virtue and partner Scott Moir became the most decorated figure skaters in Olympic history. Winning gold medals in both the ice dance and team events, they are the first figure skaters to own five career Olympic medals.
Scott Moir and partner Tessa Virtue produced one of their best seasons ever in 2016-17, going undefeated en route to their third career world title. They had taken a two-year hiatus from competition after winning two silver medals at Sochi 2014.
With his four Olympic medals, Denny Morrison is one of Canada’s most decorated long track speed skaters. At Sochi 2014, Morrison earned his first individual Olympic medals, after winning team pursuit gold at Vancouver 2010.
In 2011 Devon Kershaw teamed with Alex Harvey to win gold in the team sprint at the FIS World Championships, making them the first Canadian men to ever reach the world podium in cross-country skiing.
Valérie Maltais made her Olympic debut at Vancouver 2010, finishing 14th in her only event, the 1500m. Four years later she competed in all four events at Sochi 2014 and won a silver medal as part of the 3000m relay team.
Haley Irwin has been a member of Canada’s National Women’s Team since 2007. She made her Olympic debut as part of the gold medal-winning squad at Vancouver 2010.
Having grown up playing most of her hockey with and against boys, Shannon Szabados joined Canada’s National Women’s Team in 2006.