Participants

Bianca FARELLA

Bianca FARELLA
    Rugby Sevens
Birth Date:  10 Apr 1992
Age:  26
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  172
Weight (Kg):  72

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
RUG Rugby Sevens Women 4

Bianca FARELLA - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Fri, 13 Apr 16:31
Women Pool Round - Pool A
Canada
29
South Africa
0
Finished
Fri, 13 Apr 19:11
Women Pool Round - Pool A
Canada
24
Kenya
12
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 12:49
Women Pool Round - Pool A
New Zealand
24
Canada
7
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 10:59
Women Semifinal
Australia
33
Canada
7
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 13:55
Bronze Medal Event Women Bronze Medal Match
Canada
19
England
24
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Olympic Games
Year Location Rank
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 3

World Series
Year Location Rank
2016/17 Various 3
2015/16 Various 3
2014/15 Various 2
2013/14 Various 3
2012/13 Various 3

World Cup
Year Location Rank
2013 Moscow, RUS 2

Hobbies

Hiking, reading, crocheting, watching television (olympique.ca, 11 Jun 2016)


Education

Psychology at Concordia University, Montreal, QC, CAN; pure and applied sciences at Dawson College, Westmount, QC, CAN


Languages spoken

English, French


Coach

NATIONAL: John TAIT (CAN) (bcrugbynews.com, 3 Sep 2017)


Position style

Forward


Injuries

Missed the 2015 Pan Am Games in Toronto to have shoulder surgery. (olympic.ca, 2017)


National team

2012 at the Las Vegas Sevens


Reason

"Started playing rugby in high school. The two spring sports that were offered were tennis and rugby. I knew I wanted to play a team sport." (canadasevens.com, 18 Jun 2015)


Ritual

"I always say 'pain is my friend' before a game. (Teammate) Jen KISH (CAN) said it in one of her pre-game speeches and it always stuck with me." (canadasevens.com, 18 Jun 2015)


Additional information

HERITAGE
All four grandparents are from Italy. (panoramitalia.com, 3 Aug 2016)


TRINKETS
Collects Christmas ornaments, postcards and beach towels from her travels. (olympic.ca, 2017)


Social Media

Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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