OLYMPIC CHAMPION | ENTREPRENEUR | MUM
I have been a receiver of good will and support throughout my entire career and for that I will forever be grateful. Giving back means a lot to me …to support those that need it and to give someone else a chance to full fill their dreams.
Lydia is a proud ambassador for Liptember. Liptember is a month long campaign run in September every year to raise the awareness of gender specific mental health issues for women. Through a fun, fresh and engaging campaign, Liptember encourages women to openly communicate and familiarise themselves with gender specific mental health issues. Read more about Liptember here
I am an active member within the Melton City Council which is the community I grew up in. This scholarship provides encouragement and financial support to a promising individual residing within the Melton City Council to progress their sporting career and cover costs such as attendance at events, travel, accommodation, training/coaching fees, equipment, etc. Read more about the scholarship here
CHICKS WITH STIX
I am an ambassador for Chicks with Stix- a grass-roots organisation aiming to provide encouragement and opportunities for girls who ski and snowboard. The program offers girls a chance to ski and board with the best snow-sports athletes in Australia,helping them gain insight into what snow sports have to offer as well as improve their skills in bumps, freeride, slopestyle and big mountain. Read more about Chicks with Stix here
I am a member of the Athlete Commission on both the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) and the International Ski Federation (FIS). As an athlete representative, I do my best to represent the voice of the athletes, keep athletes up to date, protect their interests and provide a link between active athletes and their decision-making bodies. Read more about my commission roles at the AOC and FIS
WELCOME to my site – a place to share and reflect on the life experiences I’ve had as a professional athlete, mum, wife and business owner. A place to share my journey and the amazing people who have helped me get the best out of myself. It’s also a place for random snippets relating to food, family, travel and gear I can’t seem to do without. Enjoy!