Chemmy Alcott, leading alpine ski racer and inspiring speaker, leaves a lasting impression on every single one of her audience members. Having tried her hand at all five ski disciplines - downhill, super G, giant slalom, slalom and combined - she has experienced first hand the power of learning new skills. In her speeches, Chemmy instills in her audience the motivation needed to push their boundaries, and achieve their goals. Olympic speakers can passionately discuss the winning mindset, having cultivated their own skills, like peak performance and marginal gains.
As a public speaker, awards presenter or charity fundraiser, Chemmy resonates with audiences of all ages. She can add a touch of class to any event, ensuring that your occasion is truly unforgettable. Though Chemmy has retired from sport, she still holds the key to pushing your physical and mental limits, an essential topic for corporate audiences. As an athlete, Chemmy can provide actionable strategies for achieving teamwork, and how to nurture a high performance team. Having personally experienced career defining injuries, she discusses with audiences the strategies she employed to overcome adversity.
Chemmy boasts an incredible 44 gold medals, starting in 2001 and winning consistently for seven years. It was at the Senior British National Alpine Ski Championships that Chemmy found her true fame, proving her prowess on the slopes. Chemmy first started seriously competing aged 19, where she was listed in the Top 10 of her age group - only a year later she scored her first World Cup points, reflecting her rapid growth within the sport. At the 2008 Torino Winter Olympic Games, she gave the best performance by a British female skier since the 1960s, firmly setting Chemmy on a path to sporting success.
Aside from her skiing career, Chemmy has also embarked on numerous fundraising missions, reflecting her passion for good causes. In 2008, she climbed Mount Kilimanjaro, raising $30,000 for Right to Play, a humanitarian organisation. When booked for charity galas, she can discuss sensitive topics eloquently, ensuring a thought-provoking, yet entertaining, experience for guests. From broadcasting to Olympic competing, Chemmy's range of topics means that this inspiring individual truly is a speaker for all events.