Age: 25 years

Home Town: Hope Valley, Derbyshire

Current Club: Sheffield Steelers

Classification: 4.0

Twitter: @M4ddie

Instagram: @maddie_95_thompson


An accomplished member of the GB Women’s Senior Team, Maddie already has an impressive international playing career behind her including competing at the London 2012 Paralympics. She holds four senior European Bronze Medals (2009, 2011, 2013 & 2017) as well as a senior Silver World Championships medal from 2018 in Hamburg.

Maddie returned to the GB centralised training programme in 2017 following a career break to start her family, where she has since been selected to represent GB at the 2017 Senior European Championships and 2018 World Championships.

Major Results:

2019 European Championships, Rotterdam, Netherlands – Silver
2019 U25 World Championships, Thailand – Bronze
2018 World Championships, Hamburg, Germany – Silver
2017 European Championships, Tenerife, Spain – Bronze
2014 World Championships, Toronto, Canada – 5th
2013 European Championships, Frankfurt, Germany – Bronze
2012 London Paralympic Games – 7th
2011 European Championships, Nazareth, Israel – Bronze
2010 World Wheelchair Basketball Championships, Birmingham, UK – 6th
2009 FSB European Championships, Stoke Mandeville, UK – Bronze

GB Women's Team Player Maddie Thompson