“A gutsy, unflinching and ultimately inspiring peek beyond the olympic podium at the high cost of chasing precious metal—be it gold, silver or bronze. Jeremiah brown writes the way he raced, with rage and pain and power. He holds nothing back.”

Ken McQueen, Maclean’s
Veteran writer Ken MacQueen covered nine Olympic games, including the incredible journey of the men’s eight from Victoria’s Elk Lake to London’s Olympic podium