Markham, Ontario’s very own Andre De Grasse sped his way to third place in the men’s 100-metre final at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
De Grasse finished with a time of 9.89 seconds inside the Tokyo’s Olympic Stadium.
Italy’s Marcell Jacobs won gold in 9.80 seconds while the United States’ Fred Kerley came in second place.
De Grasse was spotted wearing some swaggy sunglasses on the track field and showed a lot of confidence.
During the men’s semi-finals 100m run on Saturday, De Grasse finished second in his heat with a time of 9.98 seconds.
De Grasse currently has four Olympic medals, including the bronze he earned in the 100-metre in Rio 2016. He also received a a silver in the 200-metre event and bronze in the men’s 4×100 metre relay in Rio.
The last time a Canadian won a gold medal in the 100-metre event was Donovan Bailey in 1996.
Unfortunately, Olympic fans will not be seeing the world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt at this years Olympics.