Tessa Bonhomme

Olympic athlete

“My name is Tessa Bonhomme and I’m asking everyone to be part of Canada In A Day… Canada is ‘sport’ and we are showing it at some of the biggest events in the world and we’re actually doing ourselves proud.”

Olympic gold medalist Tessa Bonhomme is an anchor on SportsCentre, Canada’s most-watched sports news and information show. Since making her TSN debut in 2014, Bonhomme has hosted Ottawa Senators broadcasts on TSN and served as a rinkside reporter at the World Juniors. A defenceman for the National Women’s Hockey Team beginning in 2004, Bonhomme helped Canada win a third straight gold medal at the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games. She also won gold in the IIHF World Women’s Championship in both 2007 and 2012 and silver in 2009, 2011, and 2013.