Speaker Spotlight: Star of SAS: Who Dares Wins Jason Fox
Star of SAS: Who Dares Wins and former Special Forces Sergeant, Jason Fox, has quickly become one of the most sought after motivational speakers on the circuit. With his years of frontline experience, Jason's actionable strategies for resilience and determination greatly benefits corporate audiences.
From teamwork to mental resilience, his speaking topics are influenced by his prestigious military career. Additionally, Jason's star value ensures the celebrity appeal of your event, combined with his inspiring anecdotes Jason will resonate with audiences of all ages.
Who Is Jason Fox?
Over the course of his two decade long military career, Jason faced life-threatening conflicts head on. During the three years that he spent in Afghanistan, where he lost close friends and experienced some of the most dangerous combat missions in modern history, Jason nurtured an unrivalled mental and physical resilience. He defied the odds on more than one occasion, a testament to Jason's calculated focus.
While in the military, Jason led missions in; hostage rescue, counter terrorism, counter insurgency, maritime counter terrorism, surveillance, body guarding and counter narcotic. He also trained as a combat swimmer, jungle survival expert, demolitions expert and special forces dog handler, experiences that he reflects upon as an after dinner speaker. Audiences are captivated by Jason's thrilling story.
After joining the Royal Marines in 1992, Jason later passed the Special Boat Services' challenging selection process to become a Sergeant. Though such a title is an incredible achievement, his military experience also left Jason with crippling PTSD. Rather than shy away, he has used his media platform to raise awareness for those suffering with the mental illness, and breaking down the stigmas surrounding it.
SAS: Who Dares Wins & Other Media Ventures
Upon his retirement, after leading production crews through hostile environments, Jason joined the SAS: Who Dares Wins team. On the show, he puts the public and celebrities alike through their paces, in a quasi-military style training programme. In a test of resilience, both mental and physical, audiences gain a unique insight into the military training Jason himself had to endure, testing their character.
Additional on screen appearances include the pioneering documentary, Meet The Drug Lords: Inside The Real Narcos. Released in 2018, the show was regarded as Channel 4's flagship show, celebrated by many for its behind the scenes view. Due to Jason's bravery in the face of danger, he was later titled the Narcos Whisperer, for his ability to communicate with eloquence - even when in conversation with drug lords. Over the course of two years, from Mexico to Peru, Jason exposed a world unseen before.
Focusing on Jason's personal story, his documentary, The Final Mission: Foxy’s War, took audiences on a journey through his life. Transporting Jason back to Afghanistan, after nearly a decade since he last served, he retells the gruelling experiences that have shaped him as a person. In the words of Jason himself; “Afghanistan defined me as a soldier and made me the man I am today".
Break Point & Battle Ready 360
Corporate training programme, Break Point, provides individual, team and organisational development for business clients. Alongside fellow SAS: Who Dares Wins presenter, Ollie Ollerton, Jason's motivational speeches resonate with audiences from all industries. From decision making to organisation, he leaves a lasting positive impression on clients through cognitive analysis, physical training and inspiring speeches.
Battle Ready 360 is a popular fitness, nutrition and mental wellbeing app. With a core belief that the three-pronged attack is key to wellbeing, the app is infused with military techniques for a strong mind and body. Users gain a heightened awareness of their own physical potential and health, as well as a more confident mindset. Additionally, the app provides a cognitive questionnaire titled Prism, which helps users to understand themselves better through psychological training.
Did you know?
Jason completed an unsupported double world record-breaking rowing mission across the Atlantic Ocean in 2016.
Expanding upon the content in his Sunday Times best selling novels, Battle Scars and Life Under Fire: How to Build Inner Strength and Thrive Under Pressure, audiences gain an exclusive insight into the life of an SBS sergeant through Jason's speeches. Having previously worked with such conferences as For Entrepreneurs Only and Havas Lynx, as well as charities like Veterans 4 Wildlife, Jason inspires resilience in his audience.
From setting and achieving your goals to his story of founding the veteran's charity, Rock 2 Recovery, Jason is the ideal motivational speaker for a wide range of events. He can both retell thrilling stories and provide actionable strategies for success, inspired by his unique experiences.