Tag: 1984 olympics
1984 Olympic bronze medallist Desai Williams is prohibited from attending or participating in Athletics Canada competitions
23-year-old Silvia Ruegger raced for Canada at the first Olympic women’s marathon.
Silvia Ruegger’s dream of being an Olympian began in a farmhouse in Ontario.
It was on this day in 1984 that Canadian Lynn Kanuka won bronze in the women’s 3,000m at the Olympic Games in Los Angeles.