“I want to be a role model for my children and Australian children demonstrating that if we have a dream that seems almost unachievable and we continue to strive toward it that we can actually exceed it beyond our wildest expectations.”

Lisa Weightman

“Thanks for being such a happy, interesting, entertaining and inspiring guest. If the response is anything to go by you’ve now got many more members of your fan club.”

Dean Fergie, Crosbie Crew MC

Dean Fergie, Crosbie Crew MC

“Amazing, inspirational athlete who has launched the dreams of thousands of Australians everywhere! Thank you Lisa.”

Jen Turnbull, Mum & Dental Hygieneist

Jen Turnbull, Mum & Dental Hygieneist

“Leading by example and showing our children anything is possible if we do our best is a true legacy. Congratulations again Lisa Weightman you truly are a legend.”

Julie Tokatlidis Garcia, Mum & Speech Pathologist

Julie Tokatlidis Garcia, Mum & Speech Pathologist

“I’ll never forget that face of determination from the start to the end, same face you have in every single race… you inspire many people out there from different generations!!!! Thank you Lisa Weightman.”

Anderson Moquiuti, Wild Earth

Anderson Moquiuti, Wild Earth

“Lisa Weightman, your greatest legacy isn’t the Medals you’ve won or the races you lost – It’s the countless women and men whom you have inspired through your endless pursuit of family/work balance, sporting excellence and the best role model as the kids mum.”

Keith Hong, Fairfax Events

Keith Hong, Fairfax Events

“You two are incredible! If only Australia really understood what you have achieved in distance running! Well done, and take a bow, Dick Telford, for guiding these guys to these lofty heights!”

Louise Mary Burke, AIS Dietitian

Louise Mary Burke, AIS Dietitian