Name: Regina Jaquess
Sport: Water Skiing Wakeboard
Event(s): Water Skiing
Height: 5-4
Weight: 130
DOB: 6/7/1984
Birthplace: Duluth, Ga.
Hometown: Santa Rosa Beach, Fla.
High School: Freeport Senior High School (Freeport, Fla.) ‘02
College: University of Louisiana, Monroe ’09, Pharmacy
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2017 – gold (overall, slalom, team)
  • Years of participation: 2001, 2003, 2005, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017
  • Medals: 21 (15 golds, 3 silvers, 3 bronzes)
  • Gold – 2017 (overall, slalom, team), 2015 (overall, slalom), 2013 (overall, slalom, team), 2005 (overall, slalom, team), 2003 (overall, team), 2001 (team, tricks)
  • Silver – 2017 (jumping), 2015 (team), 2009 (team)
  • Bronze – 2011 (overall, slalom), 2003 (jumping)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2015 Pan American Games, gold (jumping), silver (overall, slalom)
  • 2011 Pan American Games, gold (jumping, overall, slalom), bronze (tricks)
  • 2007 Pan American Games, gold (jumping), silver (slalom), bronze (tricks)
  • 2003 Pan American Games, gold (tricks), silver (slalom), bronze (tricks)
  • 2010 AAU James E. Sullivan Award Finalist
  • 2009 USOC’s Jack Kelly Fair Play Award Winner
Personal: Daughter of Jim and Karen Jaquess…Has one sister, Renee…Bilingual in English and Spanish… Began competing at age 5…Pharmacist, owner Emerald Coast Compounding Pharmacy.