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Doug Kyle

Doug Kyle, an incredible runner, represented Canada at the 1954 British Empire Games, the 1956 and 1960 Olympic Games and at the Pan Am Games in 1959 (10,000m silver, 10,000m bronze) and 1963. He won fourteen Canadian Open Championships in total from 1957 to 1964 in the 5,000m, 10,000m, ten mile, Marathon, and Cross Country events. Doug held Canadian Open records in eleven different distances and was a member of two relay teams which set Canadian records. Doug set a USA six-mile record when winning the US Open Championship.

Catriona Le May Doan

Catriona Le May Doan started skating at the age of ten and hasn't slowed down since. In March 2001, she broke her own world record in the 500m in 37.29 seconds. Her accomplishments include the 1998 Olympic Gold Medal in the 500m - in which she set the Olympic Record (38.21) and World Record (37.55), and Olympic Bronze in the 1000m, first-place finishes in twelve World Cups in the 500m, three World Cups in the 1000m, two World Single Distance Championships and three World Sprint Championships. Catriona Le May Doan was the 1998 Canadian Female Athlete of the Year.

Kerrin Lee-Gartner

Kerrin Lee-Gartner was a member of three Olympic teams and four World Championship teams during her years as a member of the National Alpine Ski Team. Over fifty times, she placed in the top fifteen at World Cup races and was among the top eight finishers in thirty-six World Cup, World Championship, and Olympic races. Her name generated headlines when she won a gold medal at the 1992 Winter Olympics, as the first Canadian woman, ever, to win Olympic gold in downhill racing. She was declared the overall third-place finisher in 1993 World Cup downhill racing.

Herman Linder

Herman Linder started competing in rodeo events in 1929. He won a record-setting 22 Calgary Stampede titles. He won three Saddle Bronc, three Bareback, four Brahma Bull Riding, five North American All-Round, and seven Canadian All-Round titles. Herman Linder won countless numbers of other Canadian and American rodeo events. He introduced the sheepskin lined bucking strap to rodeo.

Jaret Llewellyn

Jaret Llewellyn was the Junior Worlds Overall Water Skiing Champion at 14 years old. He is the holder of 14 Canadian records and 20 national titles. He rose to the top of Canada's water skiing pack of 1000 competitors to become Canada's top water skier from 1991 to 1994 and was a member of the Canadian Water-skiing Team that won the World Championship in 1991 and 1993. Jaret Llewellyn set a water ski jumping world record of 207 feet in 1992. He was the Overall Champion at the world's most prestigious invitational tournament, the United States Masters in 1992 and 1993.

Kreg Llewellyn

Kreg won his first Provincial Junior Boys Overall Title and then set his first Canadian Junior Boys Trick record in 1979. He became an integral part of the Canadian National Water Ski Team in 1984 and for the next twenty years competed in the Overall events of Slalom, Trick, and Jump. He was Canada’s top skier for three straight years. Kreg set 24 Canadian national records and won 7 individual World Championship medals, 3 Team Canada World Championship gold medals, and 18 Pan American Games medals. He was a natural athlete and an innovator both on and off the water.

Phyllis Fitzgerald Loewen

Phyllis Fitzgerald won her first championship in 1957 in the Alberta Speed Skating Association midget category. In 1970 she set two Canadian indoor records -- one in the 880 yard competition, the other in the 440 yard event. In total, Phyllis won thirteen indoor and ten outdoor Canadian championships. She also won five international championships. In 1964 she set four records including her time of 19.3 seconds in the 220 yard outdoor event. Phyllis set five outdoor records in 1968.

Johnny Longden

Johnny Longden's rise to fame began with his first win at a recognized track in the United States in 1928. In 1938, he booted home 236 wins to gain the crown as the World's Leading Jockey. This was the first of three such championships. He was the first North American jockey to win 4000 races. He went on to break the world mark for the most career wins in 1956. When Johnny Longden retired in 1966, he had ridden to 6032 victories - a record at the time - and his horses had collected $24,665,800 in purses.

Pierre Lueders

Pierre Lueders represented both Alberta and Canada at the highest levels of bobsledding competition. He became interested in bobsleigh at the age of 20 and joined the World Circuit in 1990. An outstanding athlete, Pierre Lueders made bobsleigh history in 1994-95, by winning World Cup Gold in all three categories (two-man, four-man, and combined) in the same season. Pierre Lueders, with his brakeman Dave MacEachern, captured gold at the World Cup Championships in 1996-97 and 1997-98. The duo won the gold medal in the two-man bobsleigh at the 1998 Nagano Olympics.

Donald MacBeth

Donald MacBeth won 2,764 races on 22,435 mounts during his 19 years as one of North America's leading jockeys. He became only the 12th jockey in history to exceed $40 million in career purse earnings, reaching the elusive goal in 1985. A highlight of his racing career was in 1985, when he rode Chief's Crown to a third-place finish at the Kentucky Derby. A short time later, he and Chief’s Crown had a second-place finish at the Preakness. Donald MacBeth was among the top-ten jockeys for a decade from 1975 to 1985.