Lisbeth Lenton

At the Olympic Trials, Lenton became the first Australian woman to break the world 100m freestyle record set up Inge de Bruijin (Netherlands).
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Updated on Aug 13, 2004 06:22 PM IST
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Born: January 28, 1985
Country: Australia
Weight: 59.9 kgs
Height: 168 cm
Event: Swimming (50m Freestyle, 100m Freestyle, 4x100m Freestyle Relay)

Other Records:
2003 World Championship: 3rd 50m freestyle

At the Australian Olympic Trials, Libby Lenton became the first Australian woman to break the world 100m freestyle mark breaking the record set up Inge de Bruijin (Netherlands).

In Athens, she will attempt to become the first Australian gold medallist in the 100m free since Dawn Fraser in 1964. She will also attempt to become the first Australian woman to win a medal in the 50m free.

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