Lynette Sadleir

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Lynette Sadleir
Personal information
Full name Lynette Grant Sadleir
Nationality  New Zealand
Born (1963-08-01) 1 August 1963 (age 53)
Vancouver, Canada
Height 1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight 65 kg (143 lb)
Sport Swimming
Strokes Synchronized swimming

Lynette Grant Sadleir (born 1 August 1963 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada)[1] is a former synchronized swimmer.

She competed for New Zealand at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles with her sister Katie Sadleir. In the women's duet, Lynette and Katie finished 12th.[1]

After retiring from competition, Lynette was the Synchronised Swimming Coach for the New Zealand teams at three Commonwealth Games in 1986, 1990 and 1994.[2]

She is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Paediatrics at University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand.[3] Lynette is a paediatric neurologist and epileptologist.


  1. ^ a b "Lynette Sadleir Olympic Results". Retrieved 18 November 2014. 
  2. ^ "Profile of Lynette Sadleir". New Zealand Olympic Committee website. Retrieved 18 November 2014. 
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