Quickness skater who won three Olympic silver medals, one in the 500 meter competition in 2002 and two within the 5,000-meter relay, in 1998 and 2002; inducted into Canada’s Sports activities Hall of Popularity. He started skating when he was three years previous and was contending by enough time he was 4. He became a four-time Overall Globe Champion. He was raised in Chicoutimi, Quebec. He and American quickness skater Apolo Ohno both had taken home gold on the 2002 Olympics; Ohno’s silver emerged in the 1,500 meter competition.