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Andre De Grasse

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Birthday
10, 1994
Birthplace
Toronto, Canada
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
10, 1994 (age 23)
Birthplace
Toronto, Canada

About

Olympic sprinter who set a Canadian record in the 200 meter race. He won the silver medal in the 200 m as well as a bronze in both the 100 m and 4x100 at the 2016 Summer Olympics.

Before Fame

He attended Miliken Mills High School and started running his junior year. He attended Coffeyville Community College for his first two years before transferring to USC where he also competed collegiately.

Trivia

He won the bronze in the 100 m and 4x100 m relay at the world track and field championship in 2015. He won Pan Am championships in both the 100 m and 200 m in 2016.

Family Life

He was born in Scarborough, Ontario to parents Beverley and Alex. His mother was also a high school sprinter.

Associated With

He and former runner Donovan Bailey became the first two Canadians to run the 100 m in under 10 seconds.