Following her stellar swimming career Elka has made the transition to media and currently appears on The Morning Show (Seven Network) as a regular jury member. She has also appeared on Dancing With The Stars, Deal Or No Deal, The Panel, Laws on Foxtel and she has commentated for ESPN and Fox Sports.
Elka is ambassador for Swisse Vitamins and projectABLE. In 2010 Elka and her husband Thomas welcomed their first child, a beautiful girl named Nevada. She is expecting her second child in November 2011.
Elka is a woman full of passion and determination. She has been through triumphs and setbacks and has achieved a string of Olympic, World Championship and Commonwealth Games records. In demand as a speaker and MC, Elka is vibrant and versatile. She can speak to a group of young school children as well as a room full of high powered business people. Her unique story is one of team building, massive shocks, courageous achievements and a barrel of laughs.