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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

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