Élodie Tessier was introduced to wheelchair basketball by a school friend. The team spirit exhibited in the sport fits perfectly with Tessier’s bubbly and smiling personality.
An attack-minded athlete, Tessier embraces the competitive nature of wheelchair basketball. Tessier has worked hard to move her way up the competitive ladder of wheelchair sport, always doubling her efforts to reach her goals.
Tessier is extremely proud of the opportunity to represent Team Canada. Achieveing her goal of playing for Canada shows that hard work pays off.
Outside of wheelchair basketball, Tessier likes spending time with her family and friends. In the summer months, she is an avid cyclist.
Awards / Highlights
- She represented Canada in the U21 3-on-3 women’s wheelchair basketball competition at the Youth Parapan American Games in 2013
Major International Competition
|World Junior Championships: 1||0||0||0||4th (’15)|
|World Championships: 1||0||0||0||5th (’18)|
|Year||GP||Min||M/G||Field Goals||3 Pts||Free Throws||Rebounds||AS||TO||ST||BS||PF||FO||PTS||P/G|
Legend: GP = Games Played; Min = Minutes; M/G = Minutes per Game; M/A = Made / Attempted; OR = Offensive Rebounds; DR = Defensive Rebounds; TOT = Total; AS = Assists; TO = Turn Overs; ST = Steals; BS = Blocked Shots;PF = Personal Foul; FO = Foul On; PTS = Points; P/G = Points per Game
|Club (domestic)||St-Hyacinthe 2A||Quebec||–|
|Club (domestic)||Toronto Rollin Raptors Div 2||Ontario||–|
2018: 2nd place at the 2018 NWBA National Championship (Div 2) with the Toronto Rollin Raptors (domestic; named an All-Star)…2nd place at 2018 CWBL Women’s National Championship (domestic, named an All-Star)…3rd place at Continental Clash in Sheffield, GB (Team Canada)…2nd place at the Lyon Competition in Lyon, France (Team Canada)…5th place at the 2018 World Wheelchair Basketball Championships (Team Canada)
2017: 1st place at Americas Cup in Cali Colombia (Team Canada)… 1st place at the CWBL National Championship with the Gladiateurs de Laval in Montreal, Que. (domestic)…
2015: 4th place at Women’s U25 World Championship in Beijing, China. (Team Canada)… 1st place at Canada Games with Team Quebec in Prince George, B.C. (domestic)… 2nd place at CWBL National Championship with the Gladiateurs de Laval in Scarborough, Ont. (domestic)… 4th place at CWBL Women’s National Championship with Team Quebec in Calgary, Alta. (domestic)…
2014: 3rd place at CWBL Women’s National Championship with Team Quebec in Richmond, B.C. (domestic)…
2013: 2nd place at Youth Parapan American Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina (Team Canada)… 3rd place at CWBL Women’s National Championship with Team Quebec in Longueuil, Que. (domestic)…