About Today’s Guest: Lisa Curry
3 times Olympian, World Champion Outrigger Canoeing, Business Owner
Inducted into the Australian Hall of Fame
Best known for her long and successful swimming career, Lisa Curry has competed in three Olympic Games, two World Championships and three Commonwealth Games. She was also the first swimmer to represent Australia at the Commonwealth and Olympic Games as a mother. In 1992, with two small children, Lisa swam her fastest ever time at the Barcelona Olympic Games.
Lisa has won four Outrigger Canoe World Championships with her team, the Riggeroos in the 72km race, and in 2005, Lisa became the first Australian to win the Hawaiian Molaki to Oahu 66km solo outrigger race. Lisa has been inducted into the Australia Hall of Fame.
As a highly successful businesswoman, in 2014, Lisa and her business partner, Naturopath and Author, Jeff Butterworth established Happy Healthy You, with their aim to combat the lack of support and education for Australian women seeking a natural alternative to treat and manage various health and hormonal issues.