Lizanne Bussières

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Lizanne Bussières (born August 20, 1961 in Ste-Foy, Quebec) is a former long-distance runner from Canada, who competed in the women's marathon at two consecutive Summer Olympics for her native country, starting in 1988. She won the silver medal at the 1994 Commonwealth Games.


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Canada
1986 Commonwealth Games Edinburgh, United Kingdom 4th Marathon 2:35:18
1988 Olympic Games Seoul, South Korea 26th Marathon 2:35:03
1990 Commonwealth Games Victoria, Canada 9th 3000 m 9:04.59
1992 Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain Marathon DNF
1993 Pittsburgh Marathon Pittsburgh, United States 1st Marathon 2:35:39
1994 Jeux de la Francophonie Paris, France 2nd 10,000 m 34:08.64
Commonwealth Games Victoria, Canada 2nd Marathon 2:31:07