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Regional

Winner

From South Africa

From Mauritius

Dr Melanie Jacobs is the past first vice president of Jukskei South Africa as well as the regional and country winner in the Sport sector. She has been a participant in Jukskei for more than 50 years, as player, later administrator and then a member of the Executive Committee. Her responsibilities were to initiate the development of the Jukskei SA (JSA) Academy and then specifically develop material to train officials and participants. During the past 25 years she has served on various task teams and committees to design and develop material to enhance the sport Jukskei. She represented the JSA team in Bangkok at the World Traditional Sport and Games in 1996, and served Jukskei SA on several tours to Namibia as the senior coach, and tours to the United States of America and Tafisa World Conference.

Iana Vroublevskaia de Morelos is a Director and coach at SportDance Ltd. In 2012 SportDance Ltd was created in the absence of a Gymnastics Federation in Mauritius, She was employed to promote and develop a new to Mauritius discipline − Rhythmic Gymnastics which was non-existent prior to her arrival. During 2012-2015 she implemented and completed the following objectives and tasks: preparation and presentation of the business plan to develop Rhythmic Gymnastics in Mauritius to the Ministry of Sport and Olympic Committee; research and analysis of the current situation of female sports in Mauritius and sport facilities that could accommodate gymnastic disciplines as well as meetings with teachers and owners of existing local schools of classical and modern dance.

DR Melanie Jacobs

Iana Vroublevskaia de Morelos

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