- Caps: XV:17 \\ 7s: 9
- Birthday: 08/31/85
- Position: Center
- Secondary Position: Prop (7s)
- Height: 5'10"
- Weight: 165
- Club: San Diego Surfers W.R.C. (USA)
- College: Brown University
- High School: Miss Edgars and Miss Cramps School (Montreal, Quebec) / The Hotchkiss School (CN)
- Hometown: Montreal, QC
- Twitter: @EmilieBydwell
A Canadian, Bydwell began playing rugby in high school in Quebec. Bydwell was a three-time Women’s Collegiate All-American and was selected as the 2007 Collegiate Player of the Year while playing for Brown University. She made her Eagles debut against England in August 2008.