Elana 'Lani' Withnall 

Hails from Old Bar, a small country coastal

town in NSW, Australia.

Aspires to live her life with more 'WOWs' than 'what if's.'

Lani is renowned for her upbeat personality

as well as representing Australia,

across three sporting disciplines

(Heptathlon, Bobsled, Rugby Sevens). 


She also appeared as a contestant on

Channel 9’s Australian Ninja Warrior.

She is still battling toward her childhood dream

of being an Olympian, this time in the Triple Jump.


Lani has many stories to share about resilience and

‘keeping on, keeping on’ as she survived

two near-death experiences, a broken back and
her daily battle with with Coeliac Disease,


Lani is a qualified sports journalist,

accomplished corporate speaker,

emcee and event and podcast host.

More importantly she is also a mental health advocate

and positive body image ambassador.

Her mission is to aspire to inspire:

The next generation, people with

barriers to exercise and wellness

and hopefully you, reading this page...

If you want to learn more and hear her crazy stories, 

enquire how Lani can speak at your next event here.

If you want to hear more, listen to

her podcast Fuelled By Faith here.

If you want to be part of the journey follow along here.

Above all, Lani hopes her journey can

encourage you to live a little more boldly,

dream a little more daringly,

And shine your light a little more brightly.


You're never to old

and it's never too late

to change your life, today.