Col. Dame Kelly Holmes DBE

Double Olympic Gold-Medallist

Col. Dame Kelly Holmes DBE lit up the Athens 2004 Olympic Games and cemented herself as one of the most prolific female GB athletes after securing two middle-distance Olympic titles. Winning the 800 meters and 1500 meters titles, as well as setting multiple event records across a multitude of disciplines, Kelly Holmes is phenomenally respected in the world of sport, especially with regards to her role as an after dinner speaker or Olympic speaker.

A respected role model within the world of sport, Kelly Holmes is one of the most instantly recognisable faces and names within the world of athletics. Forming the Dame Kelly Holmes (DKH), a trust which looks to engage young adults into sport, she is a formidable force within the industry, a further improvement to her suitability towards the speaker industry as an after dinner speaker and sports speaker.

A motivational individual who uses her experiences to inspire the next generation to follow their dreams and pursue a healthy lifestyle through sports participation, Kelly Holmes has a proven track record in inspiring the future leaders of tomorrow.

An after dinner speaker who has attained peak performance across her sport on the highest levels, her suitability as an event guest is exemplary. A desperately sought-after addition to all events, occasions and conferences as an Olympic speaker, Dame Kelly Holmes is arguably the best addition to your event.

Inspirational Olympian, heroic athlete, role model and Olympic Speaker Dame Kelly Holmes is an exceptional addition to all events, occasions and conferences as an after dinner speaker and sports speaker.

To book Olympic speaker Col. Dame Kelly Holmes DBE as the speaker for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

When she’s at corporate events, Dame Kelly is known to cover the following topics:

  • Olympic Speaker
  • Mental Health & Wellbeing
  • Sports Speaker
  • Peak Performance
  • Motivational and Inspirational
  • Drive and Determination
  • Role Model

“Charles Stanley Plc has been a stockbroker and provider of financial services since 1792. Today the company continues to grow with offices nationwide offering a complete investment management service to their clients. Kelly drew on her own inspirational story to deliver a motivational after dinner speech to senior employees of Charles Stanley Plc at their 2013 Business Conference.” – Sir David Howard – Chairman

We had an amazing day and Dame Kelly was an excellent ambassador!  Kelly was happy to have numerous selfies and spend time talking to the staff in the call centre which meant a lot! Her speech was brilliant and kept us all spellbound and to some a bit emotional.” – Michelle Hunt, Newlyn Connect Centre

Please pass our thanks on to Kelly.  The delegates’ loved her and all staff was in agreement that she was the best speaker that we have ever had!” – Petrina Parnell, Institute and Faculty of Actuaries

“Many thanks for arranging Dame Kelly. She was amazing and went down a storm at our event. Lovely lady who had time to speak with a lot of people.” – Carmelle JCI

“Kelly was incredible! Thanks! “- Lucy, Healthcircle

“She was amazing!!!!” – RMP Enterprise

“It was fabulous – she is such a lovely woman and the energy from the audience was fantastic, they all loved her and bless her she was mobbed afterwards for photos and chats and she had time for everyone, really couldn’t have asked for a better guest for our first live event – she has set the bar high.” – Sky