Josh Cassidy of Oakville, Ontario won the Gold medal in the men’s wheelchair racing. His time of one hour, 18 minutes and 25 seconds was a World Record that he set by two seconds.
Diane Roy of Sherbrooke, Quebec won a Bronze medal on the women’s side. Wesley Korir of Kenya won the Gold medal on the men’s able-bodied side and Sharon Cherop won the Gold medal on the women’s able-bodied side.
For Cassidy, it was the second biggest win of his career, He previously won the London Marathon in 2010.