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FLORES Melissa
Mexico
MEX
Title
Ms
Lastname
FLORES
Firstname
Melissa
Gender
female
Country
Mexico
Place of birth
Monterrey, Nuevo Leon
Year of birth
1997 (24 y.o.)
Discipline(s)
Trampoline Gymnastics
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Occupation
Student
Education
Visual Arts - Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon, San Nicolas de los Garza, MEX
Spoken languages
Spanish
Club
Club Estrellas [Monterrey, MEX]
Coach
Adrian Salas [club, national] (marca.com, 10 Nov 2018; heraldo.mx, 06 Mar 2018; indenl.gob.mx, 06 Mar 2018)
Start sporting career
She began practising artistic gymnastics at age seven in San Nicolas de los Garza, Mexico. She took up trampolining at age 12. (soyestudiantedeportista.com, 05 Aug 2014)
Reason for taking up the sport
She used to practise artistic gymnastics but at age 12 she was spotted by a coach who encouraged her to join the Nuevo Leon trampolining team. (soyestudiantedeportista.com, 05 Aug 2014)
Milestones
She and her partner Dafne Navarro became the first Mexican athletes to win a world championship medal in trampolining when they claimed bronze in the synchronised event at the 2018 edition in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation. (SportsDeskOnline, 13 Nov 2018; ntrguadalajara.com, 10 Nov 2018)
Trainings
She trains in Monterrey, Mexico, while her trampolining partner, Dafne Navarro is in Guadalajara, more than 800km away. "It's big communication work between ourselves and our coaches. We measure the time we are in the air and send videos, so we can match our routines. We only meet during competitions and the days before. But we have never had any problems." (Comite Olimpico Mexicano Facebook page, 13 Nov 2018)
Most memorable sporting achievement
Winning a bronze medal at the 2018 World Championships in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation. (mediotiempo.com, 07 Mar 2019)

Last update : 2019-12-02

World Championships

2019 - 34th FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships TOKYO (JPN)

Women Individual
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
55
Score Qualif.
92.900
Women Synchro
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
15
Score Qualif.
81.450
Women Team Trampoline
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
293.300

2018 - 33rd FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships ST. PETERSBURG (RUS)

Women Individual
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
35
Score Qualif.
94.095
Women Synchro
Rank Final
3
Score Final
43.950
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
84.470

2017 - 32nd FIG Trampoline Gymnastics World Championships SOFIA (BUL)

Women Individual
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
46
Score Qualif.
94.295
Women Synchro
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
14
Score Qualif.
82.200
Women Team Trampoline
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
12
Score Qualif.
248.690
World Age Group Competitions

2015 - 24th Trampoline Gymnastics World Age Group Competition 2015 ODENSE (DEN)

Women Individual
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
39
Score Qualif.
71.965
World Cup qualifying for OG

2019 - FIG World Cup 2019 VALLADOLID (ESP)

Women Individual
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
46
Score Qualif.
94.735
Women Synchro
Rank Final
5
Score Final
46.120
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
85.680

2019 - FIG World Cup 2019 MINSK (BLR)

Women Individual
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
46
Score Qualif.
92.915

2019 - FIG World Cup 2019 BAKU (AZE)

Women Individual
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
53
Score Qualif.
72.450
World / Challenge Cup

2019 - FIG World Cup 2019 MINSK (BLR)

Women Synchro
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
19
Score Qualif.
48.170

2019 - FIG World Cup 2019 BAKU (AZE)

Women Synchro
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
18
Score Qualif.
42.410
Continental Championships

2021 - 2021 Senior Pan American Championships RIO DE JANEIRO (BRA)

Women Individual
Rank Final
3
Score Final
47.625
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
76.265