Track and field team enjoys best showing since Atlanta Olympic Games

London, UK – Athletics Canada’s objectives coming in to the 2012 Olympic Games were to improve on Beijing’s showing of one medal and to improve on the sixteenth place finish in the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) country ranking.

The team closed out the 2012 Games today with one medal by Derek Drouin of Corunna, Ont., eight top 8 finishes, twelve top 12 finishes and seventeen top 16 finishes.  Overall the team placed 15th in the IAAF country ranking with 22 points. More…


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