Welsh Paralympian Aled Davies MBE is a London 2012 medal winner, after claiming Gold and Bronze in the F42 Discuss and Shot Put events. Davies also smashed the world record for the shot put on route to his medal haul. His efforts during the games and in 2013 led to him being awarded an MBE, proving testament to his amazing performance.
As an Olympic speaker and Sports Speaker, Aled gives audience members an insight into the endless training and commitment needed to perform at the highest levels of sport.Despite being born without complete use of his right leg, Aled has continued to follow his dreams by competing in pretty much every sport as a child. This battle against adversity and the odds have paid off, and his story is one to behold.
Happy to talk about his experiences and his battles, Davies is an ideal candidate for as an Olympic Speaker and Sports Speaker for events, intriguing audience members continuously. Born with fibular hemimelia in his right leg, Davies who now wears a prosthetic, is the current F42 world record holder for the shot put. A master of both discus and shot put events, he regularly finds himself on the podium, a fact reinforced at the 2012 games.
Throwing a European record in his final attempt with the discuss at London 2012, despite already having the gold assured, Davies has continued his domination of his events after securing double gold during the 2013 IPC World Championships.
Aled became the face of Paralympic sport after his London 2012 endeavours, continuously being in demand within the event and olympic speaker circuit. A boy done well, he offers a very candid insight into the daily struggles he would face as a youngster, as well as explaining how the world of Paralympic sport has developed and changed into something previously thought impossible.
To book leading Olympic Speaker, Aled Davies MBE as the after dinner speaker or keynote speaker for your event or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling us directly on 0207 1010 553.
When at corporate events, Aled is known to cover the following topics:
- Olympic Speaker
- Sports Speaker
- Overcoming Adversity
- Peak Performance
- Achieving Goals
- Performing Under Pressure
- Peak Performance