The South West Women in Sport Leadership program will provide leadership training to 25 women who are currently involved in sporting clubs, local government or the broader sport sector.
Emma is an former professional triathlete and two time World Triathlon Champion.
Emma was inducted into the Sports Australia Hall of Fame (2016), World Triathlon Hall of Fame (2014) and Trathlon Australia Hall of Fame (2012).
Emma was forced to retire, in 2004, when she was diagnosed with a serious heart condition and was initially told by doctors she ‘would never exercise again’. Since this time Emma has worked with her Cardiologist and has returned to a level of fitness that allows her to continue an active lifestyle.
Alongside coaching, Emma has also launched her own personal training business since retiring.