Liz held a number of key positions within the campaign initially as boat captain and bow. She was a watch captain for two legs and was part of the bow team and a helm/trimmer and was the first to use her skills in boat maintenence and repair while racing.
Liz is renowned for her numerous titles gained in the Hobie Cat 16 and for her oceanic racing skills. In 1999 she came first overall in the IMS Division 2 of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race. The year before, at the age of 19, she was skipper in the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, She raced in the Volvo Ocean Race 2001-02 on Amer Sports Too and she has competed many times in the French solo sailing race Solitaire du Figaro.