Jade Howard

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Jade Howard
Personal information
National team ZAM
Born (1995-04-03) April 3, 1995 (age 23)
Johannesburg, South Africa
Height1.8 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight70 kg (150 lb)
Sport
SportSwimming
StrokesFreestyle

Jade Ashleigh Howard (born April 3 1995) is a Zambian swimmer.[1] At the 2012 Summer Olympics, she competed in the Women's 100 metre freestyle, finishing in 39th place overall in the heats, failing to qualify for the semifinals.

In 2016 she represented Zambia at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Howard, who was in heat two of the 100 metre women freestyle semi-finals, finished fourth timing 58:47seconds.[2] She became the third Zambian to be eliminated at the tournaments after boxer Ben Muziyo and judoka Mathews Punza.

References

  1. "Jade Howard". London 2012. The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games Limited. Retrieved 13 September 2012.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. Jade Howard exits Rio game, Zambia Daily Mail, 12 August 2016