Born in Edmonton on September 26, 1959, Frank Crymble comes from a family with prominent artistic qualifications. Specializing in anatomy, Frank holds a degree in medical illustration from the University of Toronto. He worked as a full time medical illustrator for 5 years at the University of British Columbia. Such background explains his impeccable attention to detail. Combined with his deep passion for sports, he is the artist of choice for figures in action.
“There is no doubt the Bannister / Landy image is a strong one; one that truly depicts the tradition of true sportsmanship. However, it also serves as a focal point for what the Commonwealth Games (a.k.a. “the friendly games”) are all about. Few will take medals … all will take memories.”