Canada’s Damian Warner wins decathlon, Canada has 18 medals, Andy Anderson competes | Olympics recap
Aug 5: While you were sleeping, Canada won 3 Olympic medals. Damian Warner won gold in the decathlon and became the first Canadian to score over 9,000 points. Canada’s 13x world champion canoeist Laurence Vincent Lapointe took home silver in the C1 200m canoe sprint final. Cyclist Lauriane Genest won bronze in the keirin. Meanwhile, Quan Hongchan, a 14-year-old Chinese diver got 3 perfect scores and wins the Olympic title. Skateboarder Andy Anderson does his thing for Canada, putting down the a classic Andy Anderson run.