Top 10 Olympic Medal Winning Speakers


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Top 10 Olympic Medal Winning Speakers

  1. 1. Top 10Olympic Medal Winning Speakers
  2. 2. In honor of the 2012 London Olympics, Brooks International SpeakersBureau would like to take this opportunity to highlight extraordinarypast Olympians. Olympians inspire all of us with their stories, courage,strength and perseverance.
  3. 3. Brooks International Speakers Bureau has access to the world’s mostimpressive, inspiring and motivational Olympic athletes and can helpyou select the perfect person to book for your next event.Here are our top 10 Olympian speakers.
  4. 4. 1. Shannon MillerShannon Miller remains the Most Decorated Gymnast in American History.She is the only American to rank among the Top 10 All-Time Gymnasts andis the only female athlete to be inducted into the US Olympic Hall of Fame– Twice! (Individual (2006) and Team (2008)). Shannon has won anastounding 59 International and 49 National competition medals. Over halfof these have been gold. Shannon is now an advocate for the health andwellness of women and children. Read More
  5. 5. 2. Scott HamiltonScott Hamilton is one of the most sought after keynote speakers and mostpopular figure skating stars in the world today. He won the gold medal atthe 1984 Olympic Games in Sarajevo. To add to a remarkable list ofachievements, which now includes over 70 titles, awards, and honors, in1990, Scott was inducted into the United States Olympic Hall of Fame.In that same year, he also became a privileged member of the World FigureSkating Hall of Fame. In addition, Scott is a Network TV skating commentator,actor, performer, producer, Emmy Award nominee, best-selling author, rolemodel, humanitarian, philanthropist, and a cancer and brain tumor survivor.His motto is: “The only disability in life is a bad attitude.” Read More
  6. 6. 3. Mia HammMia Hamm is widely recognized as the worlds best all-around womenssoccer player. She played with the U.S. Women’s National Team for 17years, building one of the biggest fan bases of any American athlete. Shewon two World Championships and two Olympic Gold medals. Her recordsin appearances and goals, MVP awards and overall performance have puther at the top of the sport. Read More
  7. 7. 4. Oscar De La HoyaDuring his career, boxing champion Oscar De La Hoya defeated seventeenworld champions, won ten world titles in six different weight classes andwon the United States only gold medal for boxing at the 1992 BarcelonaOlympics. His is known as“The Golden Boy” of boxing. De La Hoya is one ofthe most respected boxers of all time, with a tremendous appeal to abroad audience of fans. Read More
  8. 8. 5. Dara TorresDara Torres broke barriers when she competed in her 5th Games andbecame the oldest swimmer to compete in the Olympics in 2008. Dara isalso a mother and role model to her young daughter and to all workingmothers. She is the worldwide spokesperson for McDonalds "Championsof Play" Campaign which encourages a balanced approach to nutrition andactivity for children. Olympian, author, mother, and role model, DaraTorres is many things to many people, but above all she is an inspiration. Read More
  9. 9. 6. Dominique DawesDominique Dawes is an Olympic gymnast who competed in three OlympicGames, winning team medals in all three Olympic Games and was thefemale African-American gymnast to win an individual medal. Afterretiring, Dawes has found a new passion empowering others. She is anaccomplished motivational speaker, speaking to audiences of hundredsand thousands on topics focusing on passion, leadership, teamwork,health, fitness and wellness. Read More
  10. 10. 7. Amanda BeardAmanda Beard made her first Olympic appearance in 1996, when she wonone gold and two silver medals. She went on to win a gold, two silver and abronze at the following two Olympic Games. She is the winner of eightnational titles and a former world-record holder in the 200-meterbreaststroke. A mother of one, Amanda connects with mothers and fans byactively blogging about her passion for raising her son, sharing ups anddowns through the journey of motherhood, recipes and workouts forfollowers to try. Read More
  11. 11. 8. Janet EvansFour-time Olympic gold medalist, Janet Evans is considered the greatestfemale distance swimmer of all time, and much to the worlds delight, shesback in the water. Celebrating her 40th birthday and her comeback in thesame year, Janet is currently training after taking off one of the longestcompetitive retirements on record. As a wife, mother, business womanand training athlete, Janet fells more balanced and complete than ever. Ahighly requested motivational speaker, she relates to audiences of allbackgrounds encouraging them to reach their goals in any stage of life. Read More
  12. 12. 9. Andre AgassiAndre Agassi is a keynote speaker who truly makes a difference. Whetherhe is candidly discussing his illustrious tennis career, sharing insights andexperiences from his own life, or explaining the goals and successes of hishighly-regarded charitable foundation, Mr. Agassi has a warm, engagingpresence that sets him apart from other celebrity speakers. Read More
  13. 13. 10. Ervin “Magic” JohnsonFew athletes are truly unique, changing the way their sport is played withtheir singular skills. Earvin "Magic" Johnson was one of them. He was a 12-time All-Star and a nine-time member of the All-NBA First Team.He stunned the world during the 1991-1992 season with his announcement ofhis retirement before the season began, due to testing positive to the HIVVirus. Magic started his own foundation called The Magic Johnson Foundationwhich was established in 1991 as a single-disease organization that worked toraise funds for community-based organizations dealing with HIV/AIDSeducation and prevention programs. Read More
  14. 14. Let Brooks InternationalSpeakers Bureau help you selectand book the perfect Olympicspeaker for your next event.
  15. 15. Call us: 303-825-8700