Éric Bussière

Birthdate: December 16, 1985
Hometown: Arthabaska, Québec
Residence: Verchères, Québec
Class: BC3

Noted for his quick decision-making and ball play on court, BC3 player Éric is dedicated to success in his craft. Introduced to Boccia in 2011, he has excelled in the sport, making the national team only two years later. Most recently, he competed at the 2019 BISFed Montreal Boccia World Open where he won a silver medal with his pairs group. Éric enjoys adapted sailing, good food and traveling. Always willing to try something new, Éric is constantly challenging himself, whether it’s trying a unique dish or an alternative strategy on the court. In sport, he appreciates the opportunity to visit new places and different people during away competition.

2015 BISFed Americas Team/Pairs Championships – Silver (Pairs)
2015 Toronto Parapan Ams – Silver (Individual) and Gold (Pairs)
2016 Canadian Boccia Championships – Silver (Individual)
2016 BISFed Povoa World Open – Silver (Individual)
2017 Canadian Boccia Championships – Gold (Individual & Pairs)
2017 BISFed Montreal Regional Open Championships – Gold (Individual & Pairs)
2017 BISFed Kansas City Boccia World Open – Silver (Pairs)
2019 BISFed Montreal Boccia World Open – Silver (Pairs)