Jessica-Jane Applegate

Jessica-Jane Applegate (born 1996) is a Paralympic swimmer from the UK. She has won numerous competitions. A full list of her incredible achievements can be found here. They include a gold medal at the Paralympics Games in 2012. Since early 2013 she is an ambassador of Mencap, an organization that helped her when she was a child. She also works for the Norwich City Community Sports Foundation and other charities and loves to walk and groom dogs from the local rescue center. Jessica-Jane is included on this list of Great Women of Our Time. Read more about this amazing lady and her accomplishments on her website.