Former Ironman athlete who won the 1980 Open Iron Man Championship, competed in two Summer Olympics and helped to create the Uncle Toby's Super Series. He is a member of the Sport Australia Hall of Fame.
At age 16, he won the Australian Junior and Open Iron Man Championship on the same day.
His fame in Australia grew exponentially due to his sponsorship with Kellogg's, for whom he appeared in many commercials.
He was married to swimmer Lisa Curry from 1986 to 2017. He has children named Jett, Morgan and Jaimi Lee.
Hea and Linsey Corbin are both Ironman champions.