Beckie Scott was Canada's first cross-country skiing medalist, a bronze. Then her Olympic story took a strange turn as the two skiers in front of her tested positive for steroids. She would eventually be awarded the silver and gold medals.
Team Canada Gold in Vancouver 2010 L to R: Jennifer Botterill, Jayna Hefford, Caroline Ouellette, Meaghan Mikkelson, Gillian Apps and Cherie Piper.............photo from the.Cdn Olympic Team/Hockey Canada
Alexander ("Alex") Baumann (born 1964) is a Canadian athlete, who won two gold medals and set two world records in swimming at the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles. Born in Prague, Baumann was raised in Canada after his family moved there in 1969 following the Prague Spring. The family settled in Sudbury, Ontario, where, at the age of nine, Baumann became involved in competitive swimming, training at Laurentian University. https://www.swimming.ca/images/News/Alex_Baumann.jpg