Her sunny smile and infectious laugh almost convince you the fuss over this girl wonder is misplaced. She blithely counts silliness among her character traits – an ironically mature approach when you know the often absurd demands of her very public life.
Her determination has been unquestionable from the day Australian fans were introduced to Libby Lenton (her maiden name). Her swimming dossier is lined with gold and bound by her own world record efforts.
Beyond her aquatic life, Libby is the proud recipient of a Medal of the Order of Australia, She has been generous with her celebrity and was once voted Most Popular Sports Star by Dolly magazine’s teen readers, Libby is also an ambassador for the Mater Foundation’s Adolescent Drug and Alcohol Awareness Programme and The Black Dog Institute. Libby is heavily involved in community initiatives and is a respected advocate for any company she represents.