Alex Thomson

Record Breaking British Round the World Sailor & One of the World’s Most Talented Offshore Sailors

How to hire Alex Thomson

Contact the Champions Speakers agency to provisionally enquire about Alex Thomson for your event today. Simply call a booking agent on 0207 1010 553 or email us at agent@championsukplc.com for more information.

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Alex's official speaking topics are listed below.

  • Mental health, strength and resilience
  • Motivation
  • Teamwork
  • Isolation vs. loneliness
  • Remote working and productivity
  • Leadership
  • Making radical choices and risk management
  • Work/life balance
  • Adaptability and flexibility
  • Developing technology (in the most remote locations)
  • Youngest skipper to ever win a round the world yacht race.
  • Fastest Brit to sail solo, without assistance around the world on a 60ft monohull.
  • 2nd and 3rd place finishes in the Vendée Globe – one of the toughest sporting challenges in the world.
  • Broken 4 world speed records.
  • Sponsored by HUGO BOSS since 2003, one of the longest and most coveted partnerships in sailing.
  • Ground-breaking technology partnership with Nokia and their industrial research and innovation engine, Nokia Bell Labs. Joint technology project includes AI autopilot, health sensing of Alex and connectivity optimisation.