Biography:

• Named the winner of the 2016 RBC Training Ground Toronto Regional, which allowed his talent to be identified by Athletics Canada
• Broke through decathlon’s 8000-point barrier for the first time at the 2016 Decastar meet in France
• Won decathlon silver at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, his first major multi-sport games
• Scored a personal best 8453 points in winning the 2019 Decastar meet, meeting the qualifying standard for Tokyo 2020
• 2017 Canadian decathlon champion
• 2019 USports field events male athlete of the year

A LITTLE MORE ABOUT PIERCE

Getting into the Sport: Started training in track and field with triple jump in elementary school… Transitioned to decathlon at the age of 17… Outside Interests: Loves to play video games in his time off, especially League of Legends… Works at his track doing maintenance and overseeing the patrons… Studying Interdisciplinary Social Science at York University…  Odds and Ends: Favourite motto: Hakuna Matata…