Olympic Speakers

Olympic Speakers

We connect you the world's most elite Olympics and Paralympic speakers.

From overcoming adversity, resilience, and marginal gains, right through to leadership and coaching, the world of sport can provide some great insights that can be applied to a multitude of situations in the business world. We have hand-picked some of the most elite Olympians, all of who can be booked for your next virtual or in person event or team building session.

Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill DBE

Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill DBE

One of Britain’s most successful sportswomen, Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill DBE was undoubtedly one of the stars of the London 2012 O...

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Sir Chris Hoy

Sir Chris Hoy

Sir Chris Hoy MBE, multiple world and Olympic champion track cyclist, was born and raised in Edinburgh. He is one of Great Brit...

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Chris Boardman MBE

Chris Boardman MBE

Chris Boardman MBE is arguably one of Britain’s most successful cyclist of all time with 3 World Hour Records, an Olympic Gold ...

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Sir Ben Ainslie

Sir Ben Ainslie

Sir Ben Ainslie is a 4-time Olympic gold medal-winning sailor. He rose to prominence in the Atlanta Games after being beaten in...

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Professor Steve Peters

Professor Steve Peters

Professor Steve Peters has been a vital cog in one of the world’s greatest ever sporting success stories, as well as the intern...

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Ellie Simmonds OBE, MBE

Ellie Simmonds OBE, MBE

Ellie Simmonds OBE MBE is a Five-time Paralympic Champion and currently has numerous World records to her name. Ellie shot to f...

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Helen Richardson-Walsh MBE

Helen Richardson-Walsh MBE

Midfield maestro Helen is one of the most experienced members of the GB women’s team. Having started her international career i...

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Sir Clive Woodward

Sir Clive Woodward

Sir Clive Woodward has secured his place in history. His reputation as a world-class leader makes him one of the most sought af...

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Ade Adepitan MBE

Ade Adepitan MBE

Having survived polio as a youngster, Ade Adepitan has since succeeded as an international Paralympic wheelchair basketball pla...

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Mark Foster

Mark Foster

Since Mark Foster burst onto the international swimming scene at the age of 16 and represented England at the 1986 Commonwealth...

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Maggie Alphonsi MBE

Maggie Alphonsi MBE

Maggie Alphonsi spent 15 years in the England Rugby Team, winning back to back 6 Nations and a World Cup. She is now the face o...

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Kate Richardson-Walsh OBE

Kate Richardson-Walsh OBE

Kate Richardson-Walsh OBE was captain of the gold medal-winning Team GB women’s hockey team that made waves with their performa...

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Beth Tweddle MBE

Beth Tweddle MBE

Elizabeth ‘Beth’ Tweddle is a former British artistic gymnast and is the most successful British Female Gymnast in the history ...

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Col Dame Kelly Holmes

Col Dame Kelly Holmes

Col Dame Kelly Holmes is an outstanding motivational and after dinner speaker, and shares how she overcame adversity to achieve...

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Matthew Syed

Matthew Syed

Matthew Syed is an author and highly acclaimed speaker in the field of high performance. He has written six best-selling books ...

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Colin Jackson CBE

Colin Jackson CBE

Colin Jackson CBE is without a doubt one of the greatest athletes that Great Britain has ever produced. 

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Rebecca Romero MBE

Rebecca Romero MBE

Rebecca Romero MBE is a unique athlete. She is one of only two women to have ever won Olympic medals in two different sports (R...

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Steve Smith

Steve Smith

A former Academy of Chief Executives speaker of the year, Steve Smith is one of the most sought-after speakers with extensive e...

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Rebecca Adlington OBE

Rebecca Adlington OBE

Arguably one of Britain’s highest profile and most popular female athletes, Rebecca Adlington became a household name following...

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Derek Redmond

Derek Redmond

In the Barcelona Olympics, Derek’s hamstring snapped in the semi-final of the men’s 400 metres but Derek hobbled over the finis...

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Alex Caan

Alex Caan

Alex Caan is a former international athlete whose career spanned nearly a decade. Since retiring from the sport, Alex has gone ...

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Anna Hemmings MBE

Anna Hemmings MBE

Anna is best known as Britain’s most successful female marathon kayaker. She inspires audiences with anecdotes from the World C...

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Craig Heap

Craig Heap

Craig is a former Commonwealth Games gold medal-winning gymnast who has represented England over 100 times in various internati...

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Edwin Moses

Edwin Moses

Dr Edwin C. Moses, a former Olympic Champion, Sports Administrator, Diplomat and Businessman, is one of the most respected and ...

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Dr Frank Dick OBE

Dr Frank Dick OBE

Renowned as one of the country’s best and most consistently inspiring motivational speakers, Dr Frank Dick OBE is the current P...

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Iwan Thomas MBE

Iwan Thomas MBE

Iwan Thomas MBE is one of the finest 400m runners that Britain has ever seen and he is a former European, Commonwealth and Worl...

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James Willstrop

James Willstrop

James Willstrop burst onto the squash scene when in 2002 he crowned a sensational junior career with his third consecutive Brit...

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Jason Gardener MBE

Jason Gardener MBE

Jason Gardener MBE is one of the UK’s all-time great sprinters. He achieved one of his ultimate ambitions when he led the Great...

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Louis Smith MBE

Louis Smith MBE

Triple Olympic Medalist, Double European Junior Champion and 2006 Commonwealth Champion, Louis Smith had his first taste of the...

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Kriss Akabusi MBE

Kriss Akabusi MBE

Kriss Akabusi MBE is a three-time Olympic medallist, World, European and Commonwealth Champion, British record holder and media...

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Katharine Merry

Katharine Merry

Katharine is one of Britain’s most outstanding female Athletes. Her career highlight came at the Sydney Olympics when she won B...

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Jody Cundy MBE

Jody Cundy MBE

Jody is one of Great Britain’s most decorated, currently competing, male Paralympians and after winning Paralympic and World Ch...

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Martine Wright MBE

Martine Wright MBE

Martine Wright MBE lost both legs in the Circle line bombing, yet she considers herself a lucky woman with a whole new life of ...

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Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson

Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson

Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson is Britain’s greatest Paralympic athlete and is acknowledged as one of the most gifted and courage...

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Mark Colbourne

Mark Colbourne

Mark Colbourne has gone through hell and back to reach his first Paralympic Games after breaking his back in a paragliding acci...

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Claire Cashmore

Claire Cashmore

Claire Cashmore was born without a left forearm and has gone on to win 4 bronze, 3 silver, and 1 gold medal in the Paralympic g...

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Tim Prendergast

Tim Prendergast

Tim Prendergast is one of New Zealand’s most outstanding Paralympians. A middle distance runner, Tim has represented his native...

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David Weir CBE

David Weir CBE

Six-time Paralympic gold medal winner in T54 men’s wheelchair athletics, with four of the gold’s won at the London 2012 Games, ...

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