Jill Irving has gone from a national level hunter and jumper competitor to one of Canada’s top dressage talents.
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.
During Kate Campbell’s 23 years as a karate competitor, she has spent thirteen of them as a member of the national team.
A two-time speed skating Olympian, Canadian Charlie Gorman competed at the 1924 Olympic Winter Games in Chamonix and 1928 Olympic Winter Games in St. Moritz.
Joyce Slipp (nee Douthwright) was captain and starting point guard of Canada’s first-ever women’s Olympic basketball team at the 1976 Olympic Games in Montréal.