Jessica Crisp is a four-time Olympian. Sailing since the age of 10, a Youth World Champion by 15 and a World Champion by 16, Crisp first competed in Olympic competition at the Sydney 2000 Games. Crisp finished fifth in the Mistral (Board) in 2000 and sixth in the same class at the Athens 2004 Olympics. Contesting the RS: X Windsurfer class at the Beijing Games, Crisp placed fourth in the medal race.
At 42 years of age, the Sydneysider competed at the London 2012 Games where she placed eleventh.