Roseline Filion
  • Born: 07/03/1987
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 152cm
  • Weight: 52kg
  • Birthplace: Laval, QC
  • Hometown: Laval, QC

Roseline-Filion_600In her second Olympic Games at London 2012, Roseline Filion won 10m synchro bronze with partner Meaghan Benfeito. The best friends and diving sisters have been one the best 10m teams in the world since a surprising bronze medal at the 2005 FINA World Championships which came just a couple of months after they placed third at the Canada Cup, their first international competition together. Fourth in 2007 and 2009, they returned to the world championship podium with silver in 2013. The duo has also won medals at three straight editions of the biennial FINA World Cup. Filion has won multiple medals at other multi-sport games, including silver with Benfeito at the 2011 Pan Am Games. In 2014 she was a double Commonwealth Games medallist, winning 10m synchro gold with Benfeito and an individual bronze medal.


Family: Parents Marc and Helene Filion… Older brother Maxime… Getting into the Sport: Did gymnastics from ages 5 to 9, but changed passions when she saw Annie Pelletier win 3m springboard bronze at Atlanta 1996… Competed in diving at the Quebec Games at age 10 and the Canadian junior championships at age 11… Outside Interests: Loves fashion, reading fashion magazines and shopping… Enjoys going to restaurants, the theatre and comedy shows… Likes watching tennis, hockey and baseball… Would like to work in media… Discovered a love for radio when she prepared two stories for Montreal station CIBL… Pursuing a Bachelor of Communications at Université de Montréal… Odds and Ends: Olympic dream came from her father who still has tickets from Montreal 1976 where her mother was a volunteer…


OG: 2012 – BRONZE (10m synchro), 10th (10m); 2008 – 7th (10m synchro)               

PAG: 2011 – SILVER (10m synchro), 4th (10m)

CWG: 2014 – BRONZE (10m), GOLD (10m synchro); 2010 – 4th (10m), 8th (10m synchro); 2006 – BRONZE (10m synchro), 4th (10m)

FINA WCh: 2013 – SILVER (10m synchro), 8th (10m); 2011 – 7th (10m synchro), 8th (10m); 2009 – 10th (10m), 4th (10m synchro); 2007 – 4th (10m synchro), 12th (10m); 2005 – BRONZE (10m synchro)

FINA WCup: 2014 – BRONZE (10m synchro), 5th (10m); 2012 – SILVER (10m synchro), 4th (10m); 2010 – BRONZE (10m synchro), 6th (10m)

Olympic Highlights








2008 BeijingOlympic Summer GamesAquatics - DivingSynchronized Platform 10m - Women - 7
2012 LondonOlympic Summer GamesAquatics - DivingPlatform 10m - Women - 10
2012 LondonOlympic Summer GamesAquatics - DivingSynchronized Platform 10m - Women - Bronze
Olympic Club

TO2015 Daily RecapSee All

Day 16 Recap: Canada ends Toronto 2015 with 217 medals

Toronto 2015See All

2015 Toronto

2015 Toronto

Toronto was awarded the 2015 Pan American Games on November 6, 2009, defeating bids from Lima, Peru and Bogota, Colombia….

Top Team Canada Fans

Al Redpath

Current Level


  • Total: 31545 points
  • Earned this week: 3456 points

Kerri McGregor

Current Level


  • Total: 22740 points
  • Earned this week: 2935 points

Benn Wood

Current Level


  • Total: 18725 points
  • Earned this week: 3437 points

Mary Manna

Current Level


  • Total: 11639 points
  • Earned this week: 1513 points

Clay Naslund

Current Level


  • Total: 9555 points
  • Earned this week: 1749 points

Ivy Tennis

Current Level


  • Total: 8006 points
  • Earned this week: 1390 points

Beckie Santavy

Current Level


  • Total: 7568 points

Matthew Tully

Current Level


  • Total: 7375 points

Website by | Programmed by Trew Knowledge | Powered by VIP


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,108 other followers