Brisbane Business Hub: On the Couch With: Libby Trickett
- April 18, 2022
Dear Oxbridge Partners and Affiliates,
We all know and love Libby Trickett as Australia’s golden girl of the pool. A multiple Olympic gold medallist, former world record holder several times over, OAM recipient and one of the most recognisable smiles in the country. Did you know she is also a founder of multiple businesses, a mother of three and a mental health advocate?
Join Ben Parsons, Ministry of Sport, on the couch with Libby Trickett OAM and dive deeper into:
- The journey to becoming a 4-time Olympic gold medallist and what that entails.
- The transition from the Olympic champion into the ‘real world’
- Her struggle with mental health led to her passion and advocacy in this space
- How she manages her many caps in the business and public arena
This session will include a networking opportunity with food and beverages provided as well as a short Q&A with Libby.
About Libby Trickett, Australian Olympian
Former Australian Swimmer Libby Trickett collected 24 gold medals on the international stage across Olympic, Commonwealth Games and World Championships events. This included eight long course and seven short course world titles, five Commonwealth Games and four Olympic gold medals, which were won at three consecutive Olympic Games.
Since retiring, she has dabbled in TV, a sales and marketing role for a technology company and worked as a radio announcer for Triple M in Brisbane but has now turned her focus to pursuing her work in mental health. She is currently studying a Bachelor of Counselling, host of the podcast All That Glitters, as well as running after her three young daughters, Poppy, Edwina and Bronte.
Location: Brisbane Business Hub: Level 2/155 Queen St, Brisbane City QLD 4000
The Oxbridge Team