My Honest & Truthful Confession
Lia Halsall

I confess, since 2008 I've struggled with both of my parents deaths, the breakdown of my entire family, emotional eating, emotional drinking… Read More

Good Bye For Now
Lia Halsall

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and or Depression is what I'm suffering from apparently, so taking a break from all unnecessary extra curricu… Read More

Team Halsall!
Lia Halsall

Lia Halsall1st Place: Womens - Tall3rd Place: Womens - OverallDaniel Halsall1st Place: Mens - Short & Best Posing Routine3rd Place: Mens… Read More

It's Confirmed, I Have Breast Cancer!
Lia Halsall

Wednesday 21st November 2012 ~ The Wesley Hospital Well here I am, sitting in the waiting room waiting to meet my surgeon. Apparently I'm… Read More

Lia & Lindy's Tricep Video
Lia Halsall

Well this is me. I'm out of condition training properly for the first time in a long time after a lot of rest and rehabilitation in 2009. If this isn'… Read More

Winning Isn't Everything

Winning Isn’t Everything

September 29, 2014

Vince Lombardi once said “winning isn’t everything, but wanting to win is”. And you know what, he’s right. I come from a childhood background where winning was everything, and I mean EVERYTHING. Mum was always proud of us no matter what sport we participated in or what place we came. Dad, on the other hand, was … {read more}

Another Mental Health Relapse

Another Mental Health Relapse

September 26, 2014

I’m currently going through another mental health relapse. A normal part of the process but not much fun none the less. I guess it was to be expected all things considered my returning from the Invictus Games in London. It’s been a combination of things like coming down of the highest of highs, to the … {read more}

Invictus Games Article

Invictus Games Article

September 20, 2014
My Invictus Games Update

Invictus Games Update

September 13, 2014

OMG where do I even start. EPIC is the only word that comes close to even describing this amazing life changing experience. The athletes, family, friends, support staff are all incredible people and I’ve made some life long friends already.A special mention has to go out to SQNLDR Julie Hackett (ADF) & Darren Mcmanus-Smith (RSL), … {read more}

Thumbnail image Invictus Games Swimmer SGT Lia Halsall Interview

Invictus Games Swimmer SGT Lia Halsall Interview

September 12, 2014

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Invictus Games - Day 1

Invictus Games – Day 1

September 3, 2014

Invictus Games – Day 1. Today we flew out of Brisbane into Sydney to meet the rest of the Australian Defence Force Team, Support, Family & Friends. We’re only here tonight and tomorrow we leave for London. Above is just a little collage of my day I thought I’d share with you all. So far it’s been an … {read more}

Is Honesty The Best Policy?

Is Honesty The Best Policy?

August 30, 2014

Is honesty the best policy? In my opinion it is, but it does come at a cost. Being honest, upfront, open, whatever you want to define it as, for me, puts me in a vulnerable position. Because it’s putting it all out there. It’s baring my soul to the world. It also puts me in … {read more}

Aussie Athletes Train For Invictus Games

Aussie Athletes Train For Invictus Games

August 26, 2014