Jackie Pangilinan is an Olympic breaststroke
swimmer who represented the Phillippines at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens,
Greece. She swam the 100 and
200-meter breaststroke events, placing 35th and 20th, respectively.
After her Olympic
experience, Jackie began her collegiate career at Harvard University. She was a
four-time Ivy League Champion, winning three titles in the 200 (2005, 2006 and
2008) and one in the100 breaststroke (2006). She is the school record holder in
both distances. In 2005, Jackie was an NCAA All-American when she placed 15th
in the 200-yard breaststroke at the NCAA Championships.
Jackie is planning
to continue her studies in the fall of 2011, where she will enroll at the
University of Pennsylvania for her MBA.