Angel Xiao pumps her fist after scoring a pointCandice Ward/COC
Candice Ward/COC

Ruien (Angel) Xiao


  • Represented Canada at the Santiago 2023 Pan American Games at age 15; won bronze in women’s individual épée
  • Won silver at an FIE Junior World Cup in Istanbul in February 2023
  • Finished seventh at a senior FIE World Cup in Fujairah, UAE in May 2023
  • Finished seventh at a senior FIE Grand Prix in Cali, Colombia in May 2023
  • Competed at the senior, junior, and cadet FIE World Championships in 2023

Notable International Results

Pan American Games: 2023 – BRONZE (ind epee) FIE World Championships: 2023 – 57th (ind epee) FIE Junior World Championships: 2023 – 13th (ind epee); 2022 – 69th (ind epee) FIE Cadet World Championships: 2023 – 33rd (ind epee); 2022 – 23rd (ind epee)