Participants

Jackie FOSTER

Jackie FOSTER
    Lawn Bowls
Birth Date:  14 Dec 1975
Place of Birth:  MIDDLETON
Country of birth:  CAN
Age:  42
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  167
Weight (Kg):  63

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
LBO Lawn Bowls Women's Triples 4
Women's Fours 4

Jackie FOSTER - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Thu, 5 Apr 16:01
Women's Fours Section D - Round 1
Wales
11
Canada
25
Finished
Thu, 5 Apr 19:00
Women's Fours Section D - Round 2
Scotland
21
Canada
7
Finished
Fri, 6 Apr 16:01
Women's Fours Section D - Round 3
Canada
20
Niue
9
Finished
Sat, 7 Apr 16:01
Women's Fours Quarter Final
Scotland
11
Canada
24
Finished
Sun, 8 Apr 9:01
Women's Fours Semi Final
Australia
10
Canada
9
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 12:15
Bronze Medal Event Women's Fours Bronze Medal Match
Canada
8
Malta
17
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 20:00
Women's Triples Section A - Round 2
Fiji
15
Canada
19
Finished
Tue, 10 Apr 16:01
Women's Triples Section A - Round 3
Canada
11
Papua New Guinea
14
Finished
Tue, 10 Apr 19:00
Women's Triples Section A - Round 4
Australia
20
Canada
13
Finished
Wed, 11 Apr 16:01
Women's Triples Section A - Round 5
Canada
19
India
10
Finished
Wed, 11 Apr 19:00
Women's Triples Quarter Final
New Zealand
16
Canada
18
Finished
Thu, 12 Apr 9:01
Women's Triples Semi Final
Canada
7
Scotland
19
Finished
Thu, 12 Apr 17:31
Bronze Medal Event Women's Triples Bronze Medal Match
England
20
Canada
12
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
Year Location Event Rank
2014 Glasgow, SCO Women's Pairs 3rd Pool
2014 Glasgow, SCO Women's Fours 4th Pool

World Championships
Year Location Event Rank
2016 Christchurch, NZL Women's Pairs 7th Pool
2016 Christchurch, NZL Women's Fours 10th Pool
2012 Adelaide, AUS Women's Pairs 11th Pool
2012 Adelaide, AUS Women's Fours 10th Pool

Hobbies: Curling, swimming, walking (Athlete, 4 Jun 2017)
Occupation: Government official - communications (halifaxexaminer.ca, 28 Nov 2016; Athlete, 4 Jun 2017)
Education: Physical education at Acadia University, Wolfville, NS; broadcast journalism at Fanshawe College, London, ON, Canada
Languages spoken: English
Coach: NATIONAL: Terry SCOTT (NZL) (bowlscanada.com, 29 May 2017)
Sporting relatives: Her mother represented Canada in lawn bowls. (Athlete, 6 Jun 2017)
Reason: "My grandfather and mother both played (mum still does) and they got my sister and I involved." (Athlete, 6 Jun 2017)
Ambition: Compete at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games and maintain her position on the national team. (Athlete, 6 Jun 2017)
Memorable: Winning a bronze medal in the women's fours at the 2011 Asia Pacific Games in Adelaide, and the first time she toured with the national team and won a medal. (Athlete, 6 Jun 2017)
Hero: US basketball coach and broadcaster Jim VALVANO. (Athlete, 6 Jun 2017)
Influence: "My mother in life and in bowls. She was a member of the national squad and I have always repected her drive and dedication. She's my biggest supporter and with me every bowl I throw." (Athlete, 6 Jun 2017)
Ritual: "If winning, I don't like to change my socks." (Athlete, 6 Jun 2017)
Additional information

CAREER CHANGE
After spending 16 years as a journalist in Halifax, NS, Canada, she was employeed by the Nova Scotia government as the policy and outreach advisor for the Executive Council Office, in February 2016. (Facebook, 19 Feb 2016; halifaxexaminer.ca, 28 Nov 2016)


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Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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