Theo and Jon have a conversation about growing up in Russel Manitoba. They talk about their upbringings in a small town and the work ethic and dedication it takes to become world class athletes. They share their unique paths to winning Olympic gold medals for Canada in Hockey and Skeleton Luge.
Jon Montgomery became a celebrated Canadian when he defied great odds to win the Gold Medal in Skeleton racing at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics – beating out his closest opponent by 7/100th of a second. Jon celebrated his victory with his famous “beer walk” in Whistler BC – reflecting his zest for life, pride in being Canadian and love for great beer. He has gone on to become a compelling inspirational speaker and is the outgoing and engaging host of THE AMAZING RACE CANADA.