Role Models

Champion Life Role Models provide ideal figures for students to aspire to and emulate. Their diversity in age, gender, ethnicity, knowledge, skills and personality caters for the diversity of characteristics in participating students. Being able to relate to the role models, or hold them in high esteem, helps students to engage with the Champion Life resource and embrace positive health and wellbeing practices.

Founder of Council for Young Africans Living Abroad (CYALA)

Nkosana Mafico is a 23 year old African Australian changemaker who is passionate about advancing humanity through business. Born in Harare, Zimbabwe, Nkosana moved to Brisbane, Australia with family when he was 10 years old
Brisbane, Australia

Hockey Champion

Australian Junior Hockey Team Captain and Education University student.

Triple Olympian & Coach of Perth Run Club

Sarah decided she wanted to be an Olympian at age 9. She achieved her goal of going to the Olympics 3 times (2000, 2004, 2008) in the 1500 metres running.
Perth, Western Australia
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Motivational Speaker, Wellness Coach, Exercise Scientist and business owner

Founder of Alternatively Healthy

Smart Pups Assistance Dogs Trainer & former Pro Surfer

Smart Pups are passionate about helping children and their families to achieve greater quality of life through the loving companionship of a Smart Pup – and a furry best friend for life.
Sunshine Coast, Australia

High School Student

Kira is 14, and as the youngest daughter of Champion Life's founder Kym Hunter, she is one of our biggest supporters. Kira leads a very active and healthy life and has challenged herself to compete in the 2019 Noosa Triathlon.
Sunshine Coast, Australia

Western Power Media Specialist

Former Australian Swimming Champion, TV Presenter and Radio Host. Paul now heads up the marketing team for Western Power.
Perth, Western Australia

Personal Trainer at Jetts Mandurah

Mandurah, Western Australia

Former professional rugby league player

Nick is a father of two and has 23 years expereince as an Educator. Nick was a competitive surfer and former professional rugby league player for Canberra Raiders, Western Reds and Leigh Centurions in the English Super League.
Perth, Western Australia

Founder at Good Karma Effect

I have been a Head prefect, University student, a personal trainer, a zookeeper, a rugby player, a house owner, an international travel guide in France, a home renovator, chairperson of a board, an English teacher, a coach, a business owner, a step-mum, a school workshop facilitator, a volunteer, a...
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Co-owner of Happy Feet Fitness

Otherwise known as Captain Cam! Cam was 'Captain Starlight' for the Starlight Foundation for many years before developing Happy Feet with his wife Donna. A programme where children are welcomed into an environment where they encourage a growth mindset, and an appreciation of health and an active...

High school student

Annabelle is in Year 12 and is studying to become a childcare worker.

Artist & Designer

Leon Zhan is an aspiring artist and graphic designer currently studying at the University of Melbourne, majoring in Graphic Design and Digital Technologies. He is a self-taught artist who has been creating art since an early age. His work is influenced by his cultural heritage and personal...
Melbourne, Australia

Beyond Blue Ambassador & student at ECU

Mitchy is studying PE Teaching at Edith Cowan University in Perth.
Perth, Western Australia

Personal Trainer, 2018 CPTW Entrepreneur of the Year & Gym Owner

Mandurah, Western Australia

Director at Chatterbox Public Relations

Nicola is a movie and TV publicist. She has a business called "Noosa Running Tours" where she takes running and walking tours of beautiful national parks around Noosa, Queensland. Nicola has two teenage sons.
Noosa, Australia

Synchro Swimmer

Danielle is a 2016 Olympian.
Perth, Western Australia

AFLW Brisbane Lions forwards coach & former Prof. AFL Player

Brent is a super fit guy who loves working with young people to help them see the benefits physical activity has in living a great life.
Brisbane, Australia

Creative Movement Specialist

Stacey is the founder of The Creative Movement Group where she leads a team who deliver artistic preparation to sports like Gymnastics, Ice dancing and Sychronised Swimming

Business owner & fitness enthusiast

Owner of Central Club Hotel

Australian Long Jumper

Canberra, Australia

Champion Doctor

Director of the Royal Perth Hospital Burns Unit and the Western Australia Burns Service
Perth, Western Australia

Bgirl Performer, Producer & Choreographer

Queensland, Australia

Magician, Actor & Blogger

Lawson has performed all across Australia as well as the International Comedy Festival and the Melbourne Magic Festival. Lawson loves that magic gets to be a part of everyday life and share that with everyone. He also loves to keep fit because that helps him perform better!
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Down Syndrome ambassador

Perth, Western Australia

Police Officer & university student

Gabby is studying Business at Curtin University.
Perth, Western Australia

High school student

Specialist skills coach & former AFL player

Kane played for the West Coast Eagles (2014-2016) and Carlton Football Club (2009-2014). He now works as a specialist skills coach at the Winning Edge Academy.

Director of Information Technology at Champion Life

After starting out volunteering in inner-city schools, Jesse began a 20-year career as a Microsoft systems engineer. He always found time to support worthy causes and is proud to be serving on the team at Champion Life. Jesse has recently taken on the challenge of a PhD in virtual and augmented...
Sunshine Coast, Australia