Slt Mélisse Fortin, parachutist
On August 16th, CFB Bagotville's member Melissa Fortin, with 13 other parachutists, set the first female Canadian sequential record.
The paratrooper sequential training means the sequence of several predefined figures within a given time. To arrive at this result, it took 15 jumps, the waiting of adequate meteorological conditions team work. and exceptional 2Lt Fortin is an experienced skydiver with more than 1040 jumps. This is not her first Canadian record; she participated in the largest group jump in Canada with 102 people, and also has the title of the largest women’s team jump with 47 women, established in 2013.