Originally aired September 4, 2018
His speed on the Oval ought to be enough for everyone, but Gilmore Junio’s big choices are what sets him apart for Canadian fans. He seemed to embody everything good about the Olympian ideal in 2014, when Junio elected to give up his own qualifying spot to teammate Denny Morrison, in order that his friend could race for a medal. More recently, Junio’s decision to take his training to Norway after years of working in the Canadian system raised eyebrows too. Gil’s fine with that. The question now is what bold choices does the future hold?
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