Joannie Rochette

Joannie Rochette

2 days before her competition at the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games, Joannie Rochette‘s mother passed away from a heart…

Jennifer Abel

Jennifer Abel

Outstanding leaders lead by example.  Jennifer Abel, a Montreal-based Olympic diver, leads younger athletes as a role model for consistent…

Daniel Igali

Daniel Igali

After immigrating to Canada from Nigeria, Daniel Igali became the leader of the Canadian wrestling team. His ability to overcome…

Thomas Grandi

Thomas Grandi

Being a leader is more than just leading in the field of sport – it flows over into the decisions…

Gary Reed

Gary Reed

No athlete can be successful without setting positive goals, as Canada’s middle-distance running legend Gary Reed can attest to. Gary’s…

Silken Laumann

Silken Laumann

Only months before the 1992 Summer Olympics, for which she was a favourite to win the Gold Medal in women’s…

Angela Chalmers

Angela Chalmers

Drawing on lessons learned growing up from her parents and the Aboriginal culture, Angela Chalmers explains the importance of mental…

Gaétan Boucher

Gaétan Boucher

One of Canada’s most successful Olympians of all-time, Gaétan Boucher demonstrates how for sports or any other area of life,…