Dave Steen

Dave Steen

Dave Steen’s Olympic bronze medal in the decathlon at the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul was the first time a Canadian had ever won an Olympic medal in the event.

William Sherring

William Sherring

William “Billy” Sherring was one of the world’s greatest marathoners when, at the 1906 Olympic Games in Athens, he captured marathon gold.

Robert Pearce

Robert Pearce

Two-time Olympic single sculls champion Robert “Bobby” Pearce won back-to-back gold medals for his native Australia before becoming a Canadian citizen later in life.

Terry Paul

Terry Paul

Coxswain Terry Paul won an Olympic gold medal as a member of the men’s eight crew at the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona.

Roy Nurse

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Roy Nurse

When canoeing as a demonstration sport at the 1924 Olympic Games in Paris, Canadian paddler Roy Nurse finished on the podium in every race he entered, winning two races, and four times finishing second.