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NameMelinda Kathleen Jacobs
ContingentTeam New Brunswick
HometownFredericton, NB
SportSynchronized Swimming



Figures Female
CompetitionMonday, February 26, 200709:00Canada Games Centre
Solo Female
Final position: 14
CompetitionMonday, February 26, 200718:55Canada Games Centre
B FlightFriday, March 02, 200708:25Canada Games Centre
A FlightFriday, March 02, 200710:00Canada Games Centre
Team Female
Team: New Brunswick
Final position: 6
CompetitionTuesday, February 27, 200718:00Canada Games Centre
Final competitionThursday, March 01, 200717:25Canada Games Centre



Height (ft, inches)5,5
Language(s) spokenEnglish, Frenchm Spanish, Italian
Years I have participated in my sport
Club or School TeamFredericton Synchro
CoachHeather Zilbert, Chelsea Smith
Position/Event/Sportsolo, duet, figures, synchro
Other recent athletic or artistic accomplishments
3rd select team 2006 Canadian Espoir
Turps Art Award 2006
6th figures 2005 Canadian Espoir
member of both 2005 and 2006 Provincial High School Champion Swim Team
Games or championships that I have participated in
Year Full name of competition/sport/event Placing
2006 2006 Canadian Open
2006 Espoir Nationals, team and figures 3,6
2006 NBIAA Provincial Swimming 1
My goals for the 2007 Canada Winter Games
5th in team
top 50% for figures
Other information that could be of interest to the media
spent 2 years in a back brace for scoliosis
have travelled to over 15 countries