To the strains of ‘Hail the Conquering Hero’s Come!’ the team emerged from the train at Galt, led by Captain John Gourlay, for a torch lit procession to the Opera House and a rousing programme of congratulations and presentations. Following the Mayor’s recounting of incidents during the trip came a financial reckoning: expenses of the […]
At the time, soccer was a non-official event. Medals were not awarded. The IOC did so later and upgraded the game to an official event.
Three Canadian teams were ready to compete at the 1904 Summer Olympics.