Jenny, wife of Max Higgins, founding member of the event, has been actively involved in the Busselton Allsports Inc. committee since its inception in 1996. Jenny is an Executive Committee member and Busselton Jetty Swim committee member. Whilst Max came up with the concept of the Busselton Jetty Swim, Jenny fully supported the idea, and 25 years on, continues to be the pillar of support and continues to offer her time and home for the event.
Jenny lives in Geographe and has been a Nurse, Library Officer and always performed Office Admin for her and Max’s building business. In the past Jenny has enjoyed Horse riding, Ironman, triathlons and now enjoys jogging, swimming, mountain biking, long walks, camping and travelling. With the addition of her first grandchild, Jenny will now be performing a new role as a doting Grandmother.
Jenny’s role within the committee is to oversee all the trophies; catering and general administration and enquiries. She has swum in a team or done a solo swim most years and has been able to participate in 20 swims over the years.