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Canada reacts with joy, then shock after men's 4x100m relay

It was ecstasy, then agony for Canadians as our men's 4x100m relay team improbably won the bronze medal behind Jamaica and the US, only to be disqualified because of a matter of inches. Here's how Canada's athletes, including many who were in attendance, reacted.
Canada's Jared Connaughton, front, Justyn Warner, right, and Oluseyi Smith react to their times in the 4x100 metre finals at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Saturday, August 11, 2012. The team finished third but was then disqualified. (Ryan Remiorz/Canadian Press)