Eric Lamaze made history by becoming the first equestrian athlete to win an individual Olympic gold medal for Canada with his beloved stallion, Hickstead.
Rosie MacLennan made history at Rio 2016 when she became the first trampolinist to ever win back-to-back Olympic gold medals….
Inaki Gomez made his Olympic debut at London 2012 where he broke the Canadian record in the 20km race walk….
Martha McCabe competed in her first Olympic Games at London 2012 and finished in fifth place in the women’s 200m breaststroke event.
Will Dean made his Olympic debut at London 2012 and finished third in the B final of the men’s four boat with teammates Michael Wilkinson, Derek O’Farrell and Anthony Jacob to finish ninth overall.
While growing up in and competing for France, Julien Bahain always dreamed of representing his mother’s homeland. Every time he…
Katherine Plouffe made her international debut at the 2010 FIBA Americas U-18 Championship after spending 2008-09 as a member of…
Kim Gaucher has been playing with the senior women’s national team since 2001. Her career highlight came over a decade…
At age 20, Aaron Brown made his Olympic Games debut in London and competed in the 200m event.
Damian Warner won bronze at Rio 2016 for Canada’s first Olympic medal in the decathlon since Dave Steen’s bronze at Seoul 1988.
Brianne Theisen-Eaton made her Olympic Games debut in 2012 and competed in the heptathlon event, finishing in 11th place.
Heather Steacy made her Olympic Games debut in 2012 and finished 34th in the women’s hammer throw event.
Nicole Sifuentes made her Olympic Games debut in London 2012 and competed in the 1500m event finishing in 19th place.
Mike Mason has been one of Canada’s top high jumpers since he won gold at the 2004 IAAF World Junior Championships.
Nikkita Holder made her Olympic Games debut in 2012 and competed in the 100m hurdles event, finishing in 16th place.
Liz Gleadle surprised many in her Olympic debut at London 2012 when she became the first Canadian woman to qualify for an Olympic javelin final since 1968.
Phylicia George became a dual season Olympian at PyeongChang 2018, making her Olympic debut as a bobsledder after competing in track and field at London 2012 and Rio 2016. In South Korea, she and pilot Kaillie Humphries captured bronze for George’s first Olympic medal.
Crystal Emmanuel competed in her first Olympic Games in London and finished 21st in the 200m sprint.
Derek Drouin won bronze in the high jump event at the London 2012 Games after clearing the 2.29m mark to finish in a three-way tie for third. Competing in his first Olympic Games, the native of Corunna, Ontario captured Canada’s first high jumping medal since Greg Joy won silver at the 1976 Games in Montreal.
Melissa Bishop made her Olympic Games debut in 2012 and competed in the 800m finishing in the top-30.