Rebecca Quinn made their Olympic debut at Rio 2016 where they helped Canada win the bronze medal. They competed at her first FIFA Women’s World Cup in 2019.
Quinn was 14 years old when they made their debut in the Canadian youth program in 2010 and won a silver medal at the 2012 CONCACAF U-17 Championship. They have represented Canada at two age group FIFA World Cups, the 2012 U-17 and 2014 U-20, making it to the quarterfinals at both events. They played with the senior team at two Cyprus Cups, winning a silver medal in 2015.
Quinn played every minute of every game in Canada’s fourth place finish at the 2015 Pan Am Games in Toronto. During the CONCACAF Olympic Qualifier, they scored a hat trick in Canada’s 10-0 win over Guatemala as the team went on to finish second and earn a spot at Rio 2016. They were also part of the Canadian team that won the 2016 Algarve Cup. Quinn played collegiately for the Duke Blue Devils.
Getting to know…
Getting into the Sport: Started playing soccer at age 5… They begged to join a house league after their sisters started played… On their first rep team they asked her coach how old you had to be to play for Canada… Outside Interests: Majored in biology at Duke University… Enjoys drawing, reading, baking, biking… Odds and Ends: Favourite player growing up was Charmaine Hooper because they were always the hardest working player on the pitch… Collects pins from the teams they play… Nickname: Quinny…
|2016 Rio||Football (Soccer)||Women||Bronze|
Notable International Results
Olympic Games: 2016 - BRONZE
Pan American Games: 2015 – 4th
CONCACAF Olympic Qualifier: 2016 – SILVER
FIFA U20 WCup: 2014 – QF
FIFA U17 WCup: 2012 – QF
CONCACAF U17: 2012 – SILVER
Cyprus Cup: 2015 – SILVER; 2014 – 5th