Every speaker in the Moving Ahead Speaker’s Academy is different, yet all possess a single shared quality: the ability to inspire through their stories. Each individual is either a world-class expert or has achieved something outstanding in their chosen field.

  Alex Gregory MBE   Double Olympic Gold Medallist   

Alex Gregory MBE

Double Olympic Gold Medallist

 

  Anna Watkins MBE   Olympic Rowing Gold Medallist 

Anna Watkins MBE

Olympic Rowing Gold Medallist 

  Ann Francke   CEO of Chartered Management Institute (CMI)

Ann Francke

CEO of Chartered Management Institute (CMI)

  Anne Dickins MBE   Paralympic Canoe Gold Medallist

Anne Dickins MBE

Paralympic Canoe Gold Medallist

  Ashleigh Wallace   BSc physiotherapy, MSc sports medicine, Head of Wellbeing (consultant) at Moving Ahead

Ashleigh Wallace

BSc physiotherapy, MSc sports medicine, Head of Wellbeing (consultant) at Moving Ahead

  Cath Bishop   Olympic Medallist, Diplomat & Keynote Speaker

Cath Bishop

Olympic Medallist, Diplomat & Keynote Speaker

  Charles Cousins   Olympic & World Medallist Rower

Charles Cousins

Olympic & World Medallist Rower

  Chrissie Wellington OBE   World Ironman Champion & World Record Holder

Chrissie Wellington OBE

World Ironman Champion & World Record Holder

  Clare Connor CBE   Chair of International Cricket Council Committe & Former England Cricket Captain

Clare Connor CBE

Chair of International Cricket Council Committe & Former England Cricket Captain

  Eira Parry   Founder of High Performance Parenting

Eira Parry

Founder of High Performance Parenting

  Etienne Stott MBE   Olympic Canoe Gold Medallist

Etienne Stott MBE

Olympic Canoe Gold Medallist

  Felicity Aston MBE    Polar Explorer, Author & Scientist 

Felicity Aston MBE

Polar Explorer, Author & Scientist 

  Jaco van Gass   Champion Cyclist, Adventurer, Wounded Ex-Serviceman

Jaco van Gass

Champion Cyclist, Adventurer, Wounded Ex-Serviceman

  Julia Hobsbawm OBE   Author and Specialist in Social Health and Connectedness

Julia Hobsbawm OBE

Author and Specialist in Social Health and Connectedness

  Helen Richardson-Walsh MBE    Olympic Gold Medalist, GB Women’s Hockey,

Helen Richardson-Walsh MBE

Olympic Gold Medalist, GB Women’s Hockey,

  Kate Goodger   Olympic performance psychologist

Kate Goodger

Olympic performance psychologist

  Kate Richardson-Walsh OBE   Captain of GB and England Women’s Hockey, Olympic Gold Medalist

Kate Richardson-Walsh OBE

Captain of GB and England Women’s Hockey, Olympic Gold Medalist

  Lizzy Nichol   Founder and Director of Wellbeings UK

Lizzy Nichol

Founder and Director of Wellbeings UK

  Michael Kimmel   The “world’s most prominent male feminist” and Expert on Masculinity

Michael Kimmel

The “world’s most prominent male feminist” and Expert on Masculinity

  Monica Relph   World Championship Rower

Monica Relph

World Championship Rower

  Natasha Baker MBE   Double Paralympic & European Equestrian Gold Medallist   

Natasha Baker MBE

Double Paralympic & European Equestrian Gold Medallist

 

  Megan Giglia MBE   GB Paralympic track cyclist

Megan Giglia MBE

GB Paralympic track cyclist

  Pam Relph MBE   Double Paralympic Rowing Gold Medallist

Pam Relph MBE

Double Paralympic Rowing Gold Medallist

  Rimla Aktar MBE   Chair of Muslim Women's Sports Foundation 

Rimla Aktar MBE

Chair of Muslim Women's Sports Foundation 

  Sarah Winckless MBE   Olympic Bronze Medallist & Double World Champion

Sarah Winckless MBE

Olympic Bronze Medallist & Double World Champion

  Tamara Taylor   British Rugby Union Player & Six Nations Captain

Tamara Taylor

British Rugby Union Player & Six Nations Captain

  Victoria Pendleton CBE   Double Olympic Gold Medallist, World Champion Track Cyclist & Jockey

Victoria Pendleton CBE

Double Olympic Gold Medallist, World Champion Track Cyclist & Jockey

  Victoria Thornley   Olympic Rowing Silver Medallist

Victoria Thornley

Olympic Rowing Silver Medallist

  Kirk Vallis   Head of Creative Capability Development, Google

Kirk Vallis

Head of Creative Capability Development, Google