Heritage Minute Project
Updated: 4/1/2021
Heritage Minute Project

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  • I'm the first Canadian to run 100m and 200m dash in under 10 seconds
  • Hi I'm Andre De Grasse, I'm a Canadian runner.
  • I used to hangout with the wrong type of people which lead me to do drugs.
  • I went to Milliken Mills for education
  • I wasn't doing well in school before I did track and field, I got low grades.
  • My first time on the track was when I was 17.
  • My first race I wore a t-shirt, baggy basket-ball shorts and I borrowed track spikes.
  • It took me 10.91 seconds to finish and got second place.
  • I attended a community college
  • I participated men's relay team in the 2016 Olympic games
  • Born in Scarborough, Ontario
  • I have 3 siblings
  • Born Nov. 10th 1994