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The National Hunt Champion Jockey who rewrote the record books and dominated his sport for 20 years.

Clocking up over 4000 wins, becoming Champion Jockey 20 times, racing in over 18,000 races whilst breaking at least 700 bones in his body are some of the vital statistics that go someway to sum up the extraordinary racing career of AP McCoy MBE. Now retired from racing, after winning his 20th Champion Jockey title for 2014-15, AP McCoy is available for speaking engagements.

Baron Sebastian Coe was the driving force behind the successful London 2012 Olympic Games. For those of us who first came to know him as a record-beating middle distance runner he is simply Seb Coe.

Born in London in 1956 and brought up in Warwickshire and Sheffield, Coe was coached by his engineer father Peter and attended Loughborough University where he studied Economics and Social History.

  • Chairman of the British Olympic Association.
  • Record breaking champion middle distance runner with two gold and two silver Olympic medals.
  • Former Conservative MP

Speaking Style

Amusing, educational, enthusiastic, informal, passionate, story-telling, thought-provoking

Director of Sport for Team GB at the London Olympics and expert in building high performance teams in business and sport.

Sir Clive Woodward, former England rugby player and coach is a legendary figure in British sport. In 2012 he led the British Olympic Team to a string of stunning successes at the London games. But it his flair for using business skills to produce sporting excellence and sports values to inspire business success that marks him out as unique.
World class leader in both business and sport.

TV presenter, sportswoman and adventurer who rowed the Atlantic single-handed. Debra Searle is a also a top motivational speaker.

  • Rowed the Atlantic single-handed
  • Sportswoman who has excelled at tennis, cycling, lacrosse, netball and rowing
  • Expert in change management, understanding colleagues and cultivating a winning mindset
  • Has worked with clients including IBM, Lloyds TSB, Mars, Nokia, RBS and BAE Systems
  • An acclaimed speaker who brings warmth to any event, Searle presents in English


"Debra Searle is honest, open, warm, funny and friendly. She has a mental strength and determination that inspires and motivates all who meet her." -  Mail on Sunday

Inspirational speaker and author of Taming Tigers.

Inspirational and energetic, Jim Lawless is a speaker who is not afraid to put his theories into practice to prove that ordinary people can do amazing things. With his talks, workshops and conference keynotes, he transforms attitudes with his belief that everyone must be a risk taker, acquire leadership skills and learn to communicate effectively.

The most successful Olympic sailor of all time.

Sir Ben Ainslie has described his recent knighthood as the proudest moment of his life. One of the world's best sailors, he has succeeded in becoming Olympic sailing champion four times, World Champion eleven times and European Champion nine times. His dedication, enthusiasm and indomitable spirit have set him apart in the world of sport and have enabled him to change sailing class from Laser to Finn part way through his career - and then to become the most successful Finn sailor of all time.

Rowing champion Katherine Grainger achieved her dream of winning a gold medal at the 2012 London Olympics and is Britain's most successful female rower.

A talented individual sportswoman, Grainger is also an asset to teams. She has excelled in single, double and quadruple scull competitions and even as part of a team of eight. Being a team member in such a high pressure environment can prove a challenge, but Graingers humour, good nature and communication skills mean that she is a valued and motivational team player. 

Named FIFA's 'Best Referee of the Year' six times in a row, it is no exaggeration to call Collina the most talented of his generation and a living legend of football refereeing

  • One of the most brilliant football referees of all time .
  • Though retired, Collina is still an advisor to top football organisations
  • Expert in self-motivation and leadership
  • His book, 'The Rules of the Game', has been translated into ten languages
  • A passionate and engaging speaker, Collina is available to present in English or Italian

One of the most successful British Paralympians of all time! Awarded a Damehood for her contribution to sport, Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson is among the most accomplished Paralympic athletes Britain has ever seen. During her career she held more than 30 world records, won eleven gold Paralympic medals and won the London Wheelchair Marathon six times. Since retiring from professional sport in 2007, she has devoted her time to helping others and is a sought after motivational speaker whose experience and enthusiasm inspires listeners of all ages.

A champion sportsman who made tennis the sport to watch and inspired a generation through the number of matches he has won over a successful career.

  • Youngest winner of a men's singles title at Wimbledon (aged 17)
  • Won Olympic gold in doubles
  • Six time Grand Slam singles champion
  • One of Tennis magazine's top 40 players between 1965 - 2005
  • Winner of 49 singles title
  • Winner of 15 doubles titles


  • Awards Presenting
  • Achieving your Goals
  • Winning against the odds
  • Winning

Speaking Style

Amusing, informal, interactive, passionate and story-telling


A true sportsman, Boris Becker has a passion for sport which can prove infectious. Audiences will be inspired to achieve their best in the sport (or other activity) that they have chosen.

Renowned for her charisma and sporting prowess, Aimee Mullins has succeeded against the odds. 

She was the first amputee to compete in the NCAA games, which then lead to her competing in other championships and setting world records in several different athletic sports. Also an actress and model, Mullins has a wide experience to draw on while speaking.

Actress, athlete and model
Being an amputee did not stand in the way of her dreams!

Famous for her skill in football management and for her role on The Apprentice, Karren Brady CBE truly has smashed the 'glass ceiling' and is an inspiration for women everywhere.

The Vice Chairman of West Ham Football Club and Lord Sugar's trusted aide on The Apprentice, Karren Brady is one of the UK's most successful businesswomen. A role model for women of all ages, she has overcome adversity during her career and has had to rely on her business intuition and passion, progressing from an early career in sales to become the managing director of Birmingham City F.C. at the age of just 23.

Motivational speeches from one of the UK's most respected coaches and public speakers

  • President of the European Athletics Coaches Association
  • Former Director of Coaching at the British Athletics Federation Member of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Coaches CommissionChair of the IAAF Academy
  • Coached numerous successful athletes, including Team GB


  • Team Talk
  • Leading Edge
  • Talent - from Potential to Performance
  • Coaching Matters
  • The Winning Difference
  • Prepared to Win

Speaking Style

Amusing, educational, enthusiastic, informal , interactive, passionate and story-telling

Olympic gold medalist and record breaker, Anna Watkins is one of the world's undisputed rowing champions

Since discovering her rowing ability, Anna Watkins has rapidly become one of the sport's best known and most successful competitors. In 2012 she cemented her place in sporting history at the London Olympics, winning gold in the double scull event and earning the nickname 'Alchemist' for enabling her rowing partner to turn her silver medals to gold.

  • Champion rower
  • Won Gold in the double sculls at the London 2012 Olympics
  • Set an Olympic record
  • Member of the UK Rowing Squad


  • Peak performance 
  • Teamwork

Speaking Style

Amusing, enthusiastic

European Ryder Cup champion Ian Woosnam is a professional speaker with a passion for all things golf, and can discourse at length on various topics centred around the sport and associated challenges

F1 expert, entrepreneur, musician and mentor - Eddie Jordan is an exciting and knowledgeable speaker

  • Founder of and owner of the Jordan Grand Prix F1 team between 1991 and 2004
  • BBC F1 analyst
  • Former Formula Ford driver
  • Motivational and engaging, Jordan shares his stories from motorsport with enthusiasm

Be inspired by a three times World Record breaking free-diver

  • Skilled Free-diver
  • Three times World Record breaker


  • the world in jeopardy
  • health including food and hygiene
  • the role of sports people in education
  • human limits and abilities to deal with extreme environments
  • sports and money, silence, and stress.


Guillaume Néry speaks with passion about his chosen subjects and demonstrates the spirit and knowledge that has enabled him to succeed in one of the world's most challenging sports.

The 'Flying Scot' is a living legend of Formula One racing

  • One of the greatest motorsport racers of all time
  • Winner of three World Drivers' Championships during his eight year F1 career
  • Co-founder of Stewart Grand Prix (now Red Bull Racing)
  • Sports consultant to the Royal Bank of Scotland
  • Jackie Stewart presents in English

Famed for his energy and emotion, Lawrence Dallaglio has a huge wealth of stories to enlighten, entertain and captivate any audience

During his sporting career, some of England Rugby's proudest moments featured Lawrence Dallaglio, the epitome of strength and determination, vanquishing the opposition and contributing to celebrated victories. To achieve his level of ability as a player and as a captain is the ambition of many entering the sport of rugby today. As a speaker, Lawrence uses all of his knowledge and experience as a hugely instrumental team player to motivate, inspire and to spur others toward their own triumphs.

Master-classes in motivation from a champion sportsman and world record holder

  • Olympic silver medallist
  • Three times World Champion
  • Seven times European Championship winner
  • Two times Commonwealth Championship winner
  • World Record holder


  • Striving for Excellence and Pressure to perform
  • Goal setting and focus
  • Awards presentations
  • Training and Realism
  • Consistent application and Raising standards

Speaking Style

Amusing, educational, enthusiastic, informal and passionate


A thoughtful but strong minded individual, Colin Jackson is an exceptional inspirational speaker. His experience in sport and his work as a coach mean that he is ideally placed to help motivate and educate people of all ages and backgrounds.

Alexandra Cousteau is among the most well-known water advocates and explorers of our time

  • Explorer
  • Film-maker
  • Global water advocate
  • UN 'Earth Trustee'
  • National Geographic 'Emerging Explorer', 2008
  • Water Advisor and spokesperson for the Live Earth 2010 Run for Water Winner of the Human Security Award at University of California, 2011


  • Water and environmental issues
  • The importance of being a 'lifelong explorer'
  • Leadership roles, Work/life balance
  • The world we are leaving our children
  • Inspiration film-making
  • Stories and films from expeditions across North America and throughout the world

Speaking Style

Amusing, educational, passionate, story-telling, thought provoking

Gold medal winning sprinter who knows what it takes to convert talent into successful performance both individually and in a team

Awarded an MBE in 1992, Roger Black was an exceptional athlete in his own right and as part of a team. Suceeding in the 400 metres and in the 4 x 400 metre relay, he now works as a presenter for BBC Sport and is a leading motivational speaker, sharing his secrets to success and bringing his enthusiasm to organisations of all kinds.

Eleven times Paralympic Gold medallist Dame Sarah Storey is a true inspiration.

Since first becoming a successful sportswoman, Sarah Storey has led a diverse and exciting career, becoming the UK's most decorated female Paralympian. Following her achievements at the 2012 London Paralympic Games, she was awarded a DBE in the New Year's Honour List, becoming Dame Sarah Storey.


"Wanting to be the best that I could be was acceptable for a long time, but when I saw I could be the best there was, then that's what my goal became." Carl Lewis

  • Winner of 10 Olympic medals, nine gold, and 10 World Championships medals, including eight gold
  • United Nations Goodwill Ambassador
  • "Sportsman of the Century" - International Olympic Committee 
  • "Olympian of the Century" - American sports magazine Sports Illustrated

The legendary former captain of the New Zealand All Black rugby team.

Heralded as one of the greatest rugby players of all time, Sean Fitzpatrick played a record 63 consecutive test matches, 51 as captain of the All Blacks. During his career he was known for his unswerving dedication and unwavering resolve as a player, making him one of the most revered hookers of all time. Now an exceptional motivational speaker, Fitzpatrick's leadership experience helps him to inspire and educate individuals from all sectors.

Learn from the UK's most successful Olympian

  • Six times Olympic Gold winner
  • Eleven times World Champion
  • Knighted in 2009
  • BBC Sports Personality of the Year, 2008

Speaking Style

Formal and passionate


An exceptional sportsman, Sir Chris Hoy understands the importance of hard work and perseverance. His down-to-earth and approachable style inspires audiences of all kinds.

Sir Chris has long been one of the world's best known cyclists. In 2012 he found another place in the record books as Team GBs most successful Olympian with six gold medals and one silver. His passion for cycling started from a young age he followed his ambitions to achieve success in the field.

One of the most famous footballers of a generation, Gary Lineker OBE is a household name and a true inspiration

  • England record holder for goals scored in FIFA World Cup finals
  • Multi-award winning sportsman
  • Sports broadcaster
  • A sports personality admired throughout the world, Lineker frequently appears on TV and has been the face of Walker's Crisps since 1995
  • Enthusiastic and engaging, Lineker presents in English

Jonah Lomu is Rugby's First Global Superstar and has overcome a life threatening kidney illness to become a Sports Ambassador and true testament to the power of motivation for overcoming adversity!

  • Jonah is open and frank about his battle against illness, the life-threatening nephrotic syndrome that affects the kidneys, and how he has had to draw on his motivation and strength to become the revered rugby player that he is today
  • Has been inducted into the Rugby Hall of Fame and the IRB Hall of Fame
  • Has since retired from Rugby, but still takes part in charity events where possible
  • An inspiring man, he is a true legend to the game!

One of the most successful British swimmers of all time, Mark Foster holds the British records for 50m freestyle & butterfly as well as 6 World Championship titles, 2 Commonwealth titles and 10 European titles

One of the most successful British athletes of all time and London 2012 Olympic Games Ambassador

A former Olympic, World, European and Commonwealth Champion in athletics, Jonathon Edwards truly has secured himself a place in sporting history. An Olympic Ambassador and member of the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games for 2012, Edwards is now Chair of the Sports Advisory Group and a BBC sports commentator and presenter. A sought after speaker who has worked on numerous high-profile events, Jonathan Edwards is well placed to inspire others and to motivate them to achieve their goals.

Speeding head first into fame at the 2010 Winter Olympics, Amy has taken a well-deserved place in the hearts of winter sport audiences around the world

  • Keen on sport from a young age
  • Joined the skeleton bobsleigh development project
  • Achieved her dream of winning gold at the Winter Olympics in 2010
  • Has been awarded an MBE


  • Goal setting & Focus
  • Pressure to Perform
  • Striving for Excellence

Speaking Style

Amusing, Enthusiastic, informal

Retired international football striker who now manages the German Men's National Team, Oliver Bierhoff is a motivational speaker with a wealth of experience to draw upon for his engagements

  • Renowned during his career as a target man with an excellent ability in matches to deliver pin-point headers towards the goal
  • In his last-ever game as a footballer, he scored a hat-trick whilst playing for Chievo Verona against Juventus
  • Currently manages the German Men's National Team, primarily in a PR role
  • Fluent in German and English for speaking engagements

A leading athlete turned presenter and speaker who shares her great enthusiasm for health, fitness and success.

One of the UK's top female athletes, Sally Gunnell OBE rose to fame as an Olympic champion in the 400 metre hurdles. During her career, she competed at the very top of her sport, becoming the only woman to hold the Olympic, World, Commonwealth and European titles concurrently. Now retired, she is a top motivational speaker whose enthusiasm and real life experiences allow her to help others achieve their full potential.

Martin Brundle is one of motor racing's greatest personalities

He has had an amazing career in motorsport as a top F1 driver and World Sportscar Champion and is now a pre-eminent TV broadcaster and speaker.

  • Won 14 international sports car races including the iconic Le Mans 24 hours and World Sportscar Championship.
  • Leading F1 commentator on Sky Sports
  • David Coulthard's business manager for 11 years.


  • Leadership
  • Teamwork
  • Formula 1

Speaking Style

Known for his witty, informative and wry comments, Martin Brundle's motivational speeches blend his passion for motor sport with a keen interest in business.

Under his management Liverpool FC won the FA, League and UEFA Cup. He then took French side Olympique Lyonnais to two French League titles

  • Took talented but individualist players and turned them into a team with common goals and achieved major league success.
  • His player-manager career began in 1973 at age 26, for Le Touquet, and he has worked with a number of teams since, including Paris Saint--Germain, the French National Team, Liverpool Football Club and Aston Villa.
  • Currently Head of Global Football for Red Bull whose teams include FC Red Bull Salzburg, RB Leipzig and the New York Red Bulls.
  • Has been awarded the Legion d'honneur and an honorary OBE for his services to French and English football
  • Fluent in French, English and Spanish for speaking engagements

A multi-talented modern woman, Katarina Witt rose to fame as a champion figure skater

Katarina Witt is a world famous figure skater who has won two Olympic Gold medals, the World Championships four times and the European Championships six times. She has recently embarked on an acting career.

  • Figure skater (four times World Champion, twice Olympic gold medallist)
  • Author
  • Actress
  • Producer


  • The Mind-set of Winners
  • Dealing with Change

Speaking Style

Her physical ability and creative streak have made Witt stand out from other athletes. Her speaking style reflects this - she is enthusiastic and motivational.

Internationally renowned Australian cricketer Shane Warne is known for delivering the 'Ball of the Century' and for his fascinating life both on and off the pitch.

Regarded as one of the greatest cricket players of all time 'King of Spin' Shane Warne's career has inspired fans and players throughout the world. The first player to reach more than 700 Test wickets, he was ranked fourth in Wisden's list of the five top 'Cricketers of the 20th Century' in the year 2000 and has been honoured with a bronze statue outside Melbourne Cricket Club.

As a speaker, Warne is able to share his spirit and enthusiasm with audiences of all sizes, guiding them toward success by helping them to achieve the mind-set required to conquer fears and real-life obstacles.

One of the most talented and passionate players in tennis history!

An inspirational sailor and adventurer with diverse interests, Dame Ellen MacArthur can keep an audience captivated

  • Raced single-handedly non-stop around the world when only 24 years old
  • Set the world record for singlehandedly sailing the globe
  • Started the Ellen MacArthur Trust and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation
  • Awarded a British Knighthood and French Legion d'Honneur


  • Motivation
  • Crisis management
  • Dealing with challenges
  • Achieving the impossible

Speaking style

Amusing, enthusiastic, informal, passionate and story-telling.

Known for his Paralympic sporting achievements, Ade Adepitan's positive attitude is also key to his success as a TV presenter and speaker.

An inspirational athlete, Ade Adepitan MBE has won five Paralympic gold medals and has helped to teach a generation of young people that disability should not stand in the way of ambition. Now a successful television personality and actor, Adepitan was a London 2012 Olympic ambassador and has commentated on coverage of the Paralympic Games in both Beijing and London. A truly motivational speaker, Adepitan has worked with multinational companies and international charities, sharing his inspirational story and encouraging excellence in all aspects of life.

Inspiration from a British cycling legend

  • Awarded an MBE
  • Won Olympic Gold for the UK in 1992
  • Wore the yellow jacket in three stages of the Tour de France
  • World Hour Record setter
  • Triple World Champion


  • Motivation
  • Innovation Culture
  • Surviving Success
  • High performance teams

Speaking Style

Educational and informal


A determined man who has experienced amazing levels of success, Chris Boardman can help to encourage and motivate others to succeed. As he has also had to overcome challenges and to change the way in which he serves the sport he loves, he understands that success will not necessarily materialise in the anticipated form.

Sportsman Boris Grundl overcame an accident which left him 90% paralysed to become one of Europe's top management gurus

  • Leadership coach and management expert
  • Understands that self-management and positive attitude are the keys to effective leadership
  • Rebuilt his life after breaking his cervical spine in a sports accident at just 25 years of age
  • Successful wheelchair athlete
  • An exceptional speaker who can present in both German and English and who has worked with internationally renowned companies

World famous as the only player to have scored a hat-trick in a World Cup final, Sir Geoff Hurst is a footballing icon

  • Former England international football player who was part of the winning 1966 team
  • Former football coach and manager 
  • Inducted in the English Football Hall of Fame in 2004
  • Having transferred his skills to the corporate world, Hurst now advises businesses of all sizes on matters concerning professionalism, motivation, teamwork and the importance of patience
  • An energetic and engaging motivational speaker and awards host, Hurst presents in English


"It's only when you see Dads and their sons together almost in a fan worship for Geoff that you realise what a legend across the UK Sir Geoff really still is." - The Red Consultancy

Olympic Champion, Broadcaster, Presenter, Motivational Speaker

James is one of Britain's most successful athletes with two rowing Olympic Gold medals and six World Championships to his name. Both his Olympic finals were epic contests performed under enormous pressure with hard fought victories won by the smallest of margins.

Olympic gold winning rower turned Olympic Coach

Now an elite coach, Tim Foster became a household name during his career as a British Olympic rower. Part of the coxless four who won Gold at the Sydney Games in the year 2000, Foster's determination and technique have served to inspire a new generation of sportsmen and women. Having retired from professional competition after reaching the pinnacle of his career, Foster has since concentrated on working as a coach, helping new rowers at all stages of their journey towards Olympic stardom.

Johnny Herbert is one of the greatest all-round racing drivers in the history of motorsport

  • During his incredible career he raced against true greats like Michael Schumacher, Damon Hill and Nigel Mansell and endeared himself to thousands of home fans by winning the 1995 British Grand Prix. He now has a career in front of the microphone as an expert for Sky Sport. As Eddie Jordan says; ' an absolutely brilliant natural talent.'
  • 3 times Grand Prix winner
  • Winner of the LeMans 24 Hours 1991
  • Leading member of the Sky Sports F1 expert and commentary team


  • Formula 1
  • Success under pressure
  • Overcoming adversity
  • The Professional Pundit

Speaking Style

Enthisiastic and story-telling.

Known as 'Der Kaiser', the legendary Beckenbauer is as influential in leadership as he is in football

  • One of the greatest football players, coaches and managers of all time
  • Appointed Chairman of the Organising Committee of the  World Cup in 2006
  • His inspirational coaching of the German team saw them win the World Cup in 1974
  • A charismatic leadership expert who is keen to share his techniques and experiences
  • Beckenbauer is able to educate and entertain management teams and football fans in both German and English

Known for his honest appraisals, Alan Hansen can inspire others as well as he can critique playing style.

As a football player Hansen played for longer than most, then retired to commentating and hosting Match of the Day.

  • Followed his dream to become a famous footballer
  • Played for and has been captain of Liverpool FC
  • A respected pundit


  • Motivation
  • Teamwork
  • Awards presenting

Speaking Style 

Informal, passionate and story-telling


Alan Hansen is known for his speaking style in his work as a pundit. His sometimes blunt manner has earned him many fans but has also caused a lot of controversy. When speaking for motivational purposes, his honesty is appreciated along with his inspirational experiences and his obvious desire to help others achieve their best.


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