Brampton’s own Brendon Rodney wins bronze in Tokyo Olympics


Published August 7, 2021 at 1:45 pm


Brendon Rodney, hailing from Brampton, has a second Olympic medal to his name.

Rodney won bronze on Friday, August 6 with the rest of Canada’s 4×100-metre men’s relay team. His first bronze medal was at the same event at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Also on the Canadian team were Andre De Grasse, Aaron Brown and Jerome Blake.

Canada finished with a time of 37.70 seconds, behind Great Britain which won silver with 37.51 seconds and Italy winning gold at 37.50 seconds.

Photo courtesy of Brendon Rodney on Instagram

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