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McFarlane, Robert '45 - Track & Field

MacFarlane, Robert '45 - Track and Field
Robert was the holder of five Canadian records and was the proud flag-bearer for the Canadian Olympic team at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, England. In 1947 and 1950, this Tiger won the Norton Crowe Trophy as Canada’s best amateur athlete and, in 1950, was the unanimous selection for the Lou Marsh Trophy, which is annually awarded to Canada’s top athlete as judged by a panel of journalists.
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With more than 700 students from 60 countries, the largest boarding programme in Ontario and the third largest in Canada, Ridley College is a truly international, co-educational, day and boarding school of the world that prepares students for the world. It has provided enriching learning and life-shaping experiences focused on the arts, academics, and athletics since 1889. Ridley’s Lower School offers JK-Grade 8, its Upper School consists of Grade 9-PG, and Ridley graduates attend some of the top universities and colleges around the world. Ridley is the only   co-ed independent boarding school in Canada and one of only three in North America authorized to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) continuum programme.