Victorian Institute of Sport

Lisa Weightman

"Nothing beats persistence"

Personal details

Date of Birth:
16 January 1979
Home Town:
Spending time with the family
Project Manager & Business Architect at IBM
Sporting Hero:
Lisa Onkieki
Personal Ambition:
To be a role model for my son and to win gold for Australia in the 2018 Commonwealth Games
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Sporting Details

Marathon, Cross Country, Track and Field
Preston / Melbourne University
Training Venue:
Tan, Princes Park, MUAC Track, Merri Creek

Sporting Achievements

  • 2017 5th London Marathon - 2:25:15
  • 2016 Rio Olympic Team
  • 1st 2013 Medibank Melbourne Marathon, Course records and PB 2:26.05
  • 2010 Commonwealth Games Bronze Medallist, India
  • 2010 Nagano Olympic Commemorative Marathon Champion, Japan.
  • 2010 Oceania Half Marathon Champion, Australia.
  • 2010 Perth City to Surf Champion & Course Record Holder.
  • 2010 Mallee12k Champion & Course Record Holder.
  • 2010 Run For The Kids Winner, Australia.
  • 2010 Gold Coast Half Marathon Champion, Australia.
  • 2009 IAAF World Track and Field Championship Marathon, Germany, 18th.
  • 2009 Oceania Half Marathon Champion, Australia.
  • 2009 Christchurch Half Marathon Champion, New Zealand.










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