Canadian sprinter Donovan Bailey, who won the gold medal at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta in the 100-metre final, took your questions after appearing on Ontario Today.
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Jun 16, 2012 01:30 PM: Edmonton International Athletics Festival: Donovan Bailey Invitational at Foote Field
The Donovan Bailey Invitational is fast approaching with a whole host of Canadian & International athletics stars making their way to Edmonton for what will be the biggest track & field meet in Canada! Witness some of the greatest athletes in the world! Athletes like Yohan Blake from Jamaica running in the 100m & Walter Dix from USA in the 200m, alongside Canadians Dylan Armstrong in the Shot Put & Priscilla Lopes-Schliep in the 100m hurdles. It marquee international event will be a thrill-packed afternoon for the whole family! An extremely competitive environment for athletes and a great entertainment event for spectators, this will be the last chance to watch some of our Canadian athletes compete at home before heading to the Olympic trials and on to London!
Reigning 100-metre sprint world champion Yohan Blake will race in Edmonton at the Donovan Bailey Invitational track meet on June 16.