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Victor Pickard

Victor Pickard

Vic Pickard represented Canada at the 1924 Olympic Games in Paris and 1928 Olympic Games in Amsterdam, with impressive finishes in the pole vault.

Ethel Catherwood

Ethel Catherwood

Ethel Catherwood is the first and still the only Canadian woman to ever win an individual Olympic gold medal in athletics, capturing the high jump title at the 1928 Olympic Games in Amsterdam.

Myrtle Cook (McGowan)

Myrtle Cook (McGowan)

Myrtle Cook anchored the Canadian women’s 4x100m relay team to gold at the 1928 Olympic Games in Amsterdam, where women’s track and field events were making their debut.

Daniel MacDonald

Daniel MacDonald

Two-time Olympic wrestler Danny MacDonald won a silver medal in the freestyle welterweight division at the 1932 Olympic Games in Los Angeles.

Earl McCready

Earl McCready

Freestyle wrestling legend Earl McCready represented Canada at the 1928 Olympic Games in Amsterdam, where he finished tied for sixth in the heavyweight class (87kg).

Harold Webster

Harold Webster

Canada’s Harold Webster was named to three Olympic Games teams, yet only started the marathon at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin.

James Trifunov

James Trifunov

Canadian wrestler James Trifunov won a bronze medal in the bantamweight division at the 1928 Olympic Games in Amsterdam.