After 12 years on the Canadian national Sebastien Groulx is headed to his
first Olympic Games in Sydney. Canada's only entry in men's
weightlifting, won two gold medals and a silver at the Commonwealth Games
two years ago in Malaysia. His victories in the 69 kilograms class were
also Canadian and Commonwealth records. Groulx began the sport at age 12
and has earned six Canadian overall titles.
Men's 69-kg: Sebastien Groulx, Brossard, Que., finished seventh in Group B.
2000 Games Weightlifting Coverage