Jackie Pereira

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Jackie Pereira
Personal information
Full name Jacqueline Margaret Pereira
Born (1964-10-29) 29 October 1964 (age 52)

Jacqueline ("Jackie") Margaret Pereira, OAM[1] (born 29 October 1964 in Perth, Western Australia) is a former field hockey striker from Australia, who competed for her native country in three consecutive Summer Olympics, starting in 1988 (Seoul, South Korea). She was a member of the Australian Women’s Hockey Team, best known as the Hockeyroos, that won the gold medals at the 1988 and the 1996 Summer Olympics. She was inducted into the Sport Australia Hall of Fame in 1998.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "PEREIRA, Jacqueline Margaret". It's An Honour. Retrieved 8 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "Jacqueline Pereira OAM". Sport Australia Hall of Fame. Retrieved 16 December 2013.