Well Known Canadian Athletes
Well Known People Who Happen to be Canadian
- Browning, Kurt: Champion Figure Skater, film on Browning
- Gretzky, Wayne: Hockey player. highest scorer in history
- Goodyear, Scott: IndyCar driver
- Hanlan, Ned: Champion Rower. played by Nicholas Cage in "The Boy in Blue"
- Howe, Gordie: Hockey player. second highest scorer in history
- Jenkins, Ferguson: Baseball player. Hall of Fame pitcher
- Johnson, Ben: Runner. Fastest man on drugs at the Seoul Olympics, 1988
- Lafleur, Guy: Hockey player.
- Lemieux, Mario: Hockey player. scoring champion for four years
- Nagurski, Bronko: Football player. charter member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame
- Naismith,James : physical education teacher. inventor of basketball
- Orr, Bobby: Hockey player. named best defenseman eight consecutive years
- Roy, Patrick: Hockey player.
- Tracy, Paul: IndyCar driver
- Villeneuve, Gilles: Formula One driver
- Villeneuve, Jacques: IndyCar driver. 1995 Indy 500 winner, 1997 Formula One World Champion