Melanie Adams


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is an Australian Pole Vaulter and Volley Baller who has competed in the 2012 Olympics.

BirthdayJuly 21st, 1988

BornMelbourne, Australia

Famous for:  Athlete, Model

Twitter: @MelAdamsFitness


 

History

Melanie Adams was born in Melbourne to Reggie and Jackie Adams.  She picked up pole-vaulting at the young age of 11 whilst she attended Oak Ridge High School.   She won two national under-21 titles.  Adams also competes in volley ball.

Adams reached the finals of Miss Teen Australia and was been placed in the Bartercard Miss V8 Supercar Quest as a runway girl.

Melanie finished a degree in paramedics.

In 2006 Adams broke her foot whilst training.  Adams competed in Cosmopolitan’s competition in 2007 to find the next big name model.

In 2012 Adams competed in the Olympics.  She was voted Sexiest Athlete of the Olympics the same day of the Pole Vaulting Finals in London on Dirt.com.

She has said she hopes to one day compete in the Miss Universe pageant.

 


 

Photo Gallery

*Photo credits provided in references section below where possible.  View a list of photographers here.

 


 

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