Rachel Riddell
  • Born: 09/05/1984
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 179cm
  • Weight: 66kg
  • Birthplace: Winnipeg, Manitoba


Pacific Storm Water Polo Club

Languages spoken:

English, French

Idols (in sport or other):

My parents. I would not be the person or athlete I am today without their constant encouragement and support.

Favourite activities outside of sport:

Hanging out with friends, watching movies, shopping, yoga.

Sibling(s) Name(s) (date of birth):

Jennifer (July 14, 1979), Abbey (October 3, 1981)

Training Location(s):

Olympic Stadium, Montreal


Pat Oaten, Justin Oliveira, Daniel Berthelette, Gyula Toth

Senior national athlete since:


College/ University (year graduated):

Concordia University (2009)

Focus of studies:


Career notes (inc. Top results) in 2009:

Silver medal at the World Aquatic Championships
Most valuable goaltender at the World Aquatic Championships

Pan Am Games results — all events, all Games:

2003 – Silver medal
2007- Silver medal

World Championship appearances – Best results by year:

2009 Rome, Italy – Silver medal
2007 Melbourne, Australia – 6th place
2005 Montreal, Canada – Bronze medal
2003 Barcelona, Spain – 4th place

Major awards (ex. CDN Player of Year, Hall of Fame inductee):

Most valuable goaltender at the 2009 World Aquatic Championships

Olympic Highlights








2004 Athens Olympic Summer GamesAquatics - Water PoloWomen - 7
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2016 Rio

2016 Rio

History will be made in 2016 when Rio de Janeiro, Brazil hosts the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, marking the first time that a South American country will welcome the world to an Olympic Games. It is also just the third time that the Games will be held in the southern hemisphere, following Melbourne 1956 and Sydney 2000.


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