Canadian Filipino skater Gilmore Junio races for Olympic glory at 2018 PyeongChang Olympics

Canadian Filipino skater Gilmore Junio races for Olympic glory at 2018 PyeongChang Olympics
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In the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics in Russia, Canadian Filipino long track speed skater Gilmore Junio showed the world the true meaning of sportsmanship.

After qualifying for the 1,000-metre race, the Alberta-born and –raised athlete gave his spot to his teammate Denny Morrison, who he believed had a greater chance of winning a medal. Morrison won silver.