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Jessica Roberge

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Classification
S10, SB9, SM10

Further personal information

Residence
Montreal, QC, CAN
Higher education
CEGEP Rouyn-Noranda: Rouyn-Noranda, QC, CAN

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
Her physiotherapist suggested she try swimming.
Club / Team
Club Aquatique Dauphin Aquatic Club: Canada
Name of coach
Jacinthe Blanchette

General interest

Awards and honours
She was Team Quebec's flag bearer at the 2009 Canada Games. (natation.ca, 21 Jul 2010)

The residents of her home town, Ville-Marie, held a ceremony to celebrate her Canada Games performance. She won six medals at the Games. (natation.ca, 21 Jul 2010)
Famous relatives
Her sister Chloe is also a swimmer. (natation.ca, 21 Jul 2010)
Impairment
She has spina bifida. (natation.ca, 21 Jul 2010)
Other information
EVENTS
She competes in the 400m and 200m freestyle, the 100m butterfly and the 200m individual medley. (natation.ca, 21 Jul 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Butterfly S10 Heat 1 7