Charles Philibert-Thiboutot and Robert Heppenstall celebrate while draped in a Canadian flagLeah Hennel/COC
Leah Hennel/COC

Robert Heppenstall


  • Won 1500m gold at 2022 Canadian Championships 
  • Competed collegiately for Wake Forest University; won 800m bronze at the 2018 and 2019 NCAA Indoor Championships; seven-time All-American 
  • Won 800m silver at 2015 Pan American Junior Championships in Edmonton

Notable International Results

World Athletics Road Running Championships: 2023 - 33rd (road mile) NACAC Championships: 2022 – 5th (800m) IAAF World U20 Championships: 2016 - 5th (800m) Pan American Junior Championships: 2015 - SILVER (800m) IAAF World Junior Championships: 2014 - 5th in heat (800m)