Are you looking to motivate your pupils or staff with the inspirational story of a professional athlete!
We have a range of athletes available, all with very unique career journey’s, who can share how they overcame a range of obstacles to achieve in their sporting career today.
Please take a look below to find out more about what our motivational speaking events entail and a few of the athletes that are looking to inspire!
All of our athletes have their own individual and inspirational stories! They have all had to overcome a range of different obstacles to gain the amazing achievements that they have today. These stories range from overcoming illness, financial disappointment or physical disabilities to be able to represent their country in a sport that they have passion for!
Our athletes want to share their stories and show the world that no matter the hardship you face, with hard work and dedication, any dream can be achieved!
Our athlete will attend your event and deliver a heartfelt presentation about their life, career and exactly what they had to overcome to get to where they are today. You can even personalise your event by letting us know which topics you would like our athlete to address specifically i.e. bullying, resilience, equality.
Each member of the Sports For Champions U.K C.I.C team has passed Enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service)/List 99 Checked and carries valid ID badges.
Our aim is to inspire our audience and motivate them to follow their dreams, no matter what obstacles they may be facing!
Montell Douglas (100m Sprint and Bobsleigh)
Competed at Beijing 2008
Won Gold at 2010 Delhi Commonwealth in 4x100m
Won Gold for Bobsleigh at 2017 European Cup and represented Team GB at 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics
David Smith (High-Jump)
Finalist at 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games
Scottish Indoor and Outdoor Champion in 2017 and came 2nd at 2017 World Trials.
Beth Dobbin (200m Sprint)
2018 – Broke Scottish record that had been held for the last 34 years
2017 – 6th at the British Championships
2018 – 7th at the European
Beverley Jones (Shotput and Discus)
Medalled bronze at the London Olympics 2012