Day 8 Brings Canada’s First Gold
It took a week but that doesn’t make it any less sweet. Rosannagh Mclennan took first place and Canada’s first ever gold medal in the women’s trampoline. Also in Canadian medal news, Ryan Cochrane won the silver medal in the men’s 1500m freestyle swimming event, and the team of Gillian Carleton, Jasmin Glaesser, and Tara Whitten claimed a bronze in women’s team pursuit(cycling). Canada now has six bronze medals and ten medals overall putting us in 11th in overall medal count.