Sue Stanley

Sue Stanley

Triple World Aerobic Champion

Ms. Fitness World Champion

I have always had a passion for educating people throughout my life, so I created World Fitness Academy and now everyone and anyone anywhere in the world can enjoy the health, fitness and wellness benefits that I enjoy.  With my extensive Sporting background I am able to share over 30 years of knowledge with just a click away."

Sue Stanley began stealing gold medals on the international stage, early in 1993.  Sue’s successive wins of the World Cup Aerobic Championship in Japan made her the only woman in the history of the sport to ever successfully defend a World Title.  Sue’s amazing sporting achievements soared to an unparalleled level with her win in the 1994 World Aerobic Championships in Las Vegas.  Her dream of becoming the only aerobic athlete to win three World Championships became a reality. So dominant was Sue Stanley in the sport of Competitive Aerobics that she was undefeated both at a national and international level for 4 years.  An amazing 35 consecutive wins, for 3 World Championship titles, numerous international titles and 9 consecutive Australian and national championships. Without doubt, Sue Stanley is the queen of her sport.

But Sue is not just an Aerobic star.  Sue Stanley is one of those unique individuals who have been able to represent her country at the highest level, in four different sports.  As a child Sue began her sporting career at the Australian Institute of Sport in the Australian gymnastic team, the versatile Sue then turned her eye to the sport of water-skiing and was able to represent Australia at the 1988 Seoul Olympic Games.  3 World Aerobic Titles and then in November 2000, competing for the first time in the, Olympia World Championship - Sue Stanley after a five-year retirement from all international competition, stunned the sporting world by winning Gold and achieving the title of Ms. Fitness World Champion 2000. As a twenty-year-old, Sue satisfied another long time ambition by opening her first Health Club.

Today Sue is the Director of Efitacademy an online RTO (Registered Training Organisation) securing lucrative Australian Federal Government and Victorian State Government contracts and World Fitness Academy.

Sue was the founder of systemstanley, which was recognized as one of the premier health, fitness and wellbeing websites in the world and has had her own line of clothing Sue Stanley Apparel and later sold to Myer Melbourne. Now taking on the world of education, educating students and people all over the world through World Fitness Academy. As an author, Sue released her second book titled, ‘Fitness Forever’, with already over 40,000 copies sold, was an editor of one of the country’s largest selling women’s fitness magazine and writes a weekly full page fitness column in the Herald Sun newspaper.  Sue Stanley also promoted health and fitness through her weekly top-rating radio segment on radio station 3AW Melbourne with Ernie Sigley and the Go For Your Life TV Show on Channel 7.

Sue has now turned her attention to encouraging Australians and the World of all ages to take care of themselves and enjoy life to the fullest.  As a firm believer in the ‘sport for all’ principle, her immediate aim is to utilize her current celebrity status and profile to deliver motivating, basic health and fitness messages to a broad cross section of the community – reaching people who may otherwise not be inclined to participate. Sue has appeared in television campaigns and dedicates endless hours to charity and fundraising events and travels worldwide as a motivational speaker at corporate conferences. Sue is considered one of the leading Australian women in sport; a member of the Sport Australia Hall of Fame, an Australia Day Ambassador, and is the recipient of the Advance Australia Award for her contribution to sport. 

Whilst Sue Stanley is an astute businesswoman and a tough competitor, she has a warmth, a sense of humor and a generous nature.  She is a terrific ambassador for our country and there is no doubt that she is destined for a challenging future as a role model for healthier living to all people of all ages throughout the world.