Jonathan Edwards CBE

Britain's Most Medalled Athlete

Unbelievably still the world record holder in the triple jump, since setting it in 1995. BBC Sports Personality of the Year in 1995, Jonathan went on to win every title possible in his field, culminating with an Olympic Gold medal at Sydney in 2000, cementing his legacy as one of Great Britain’s greatest ever athletes.

Now recognised as one of the most accomplished lead broadcasters, presenters and corporate hosts. Jonathan has taken the stage countless times at important media events, being commissioned for the last four years by the International Olympic Committee to front their live major launches and announcements.

Jonathan signed a significant deal with Discovery Eurosport in 2016 to be lead presenter fronting flagship sports programming including both the Summer and Winter Olympics. Jonathan is an accomplished, eloquent speaker and particularly relishes facilitator and hosting roles.

To book Jonathan Edwards as the sports speaker for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing agent@championsukplc.com or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

When at corporate events, Jonathan is known to cover the following topics:

  • The Olympics, Paralympics & Commonwealth Games
  • Sports Speaker
  • Dealing With Pressure
  • Peak Performance
  • Motivation & Inspiration
  • Drive & Determination

“Jonathan was the consummate professional, leading a light-hearted and fun presentation which was both insightful and entertaining. Feedback from senior Industry executives at the Royal Television Society Dinner was unprecedented particularly recognising Jonathan’s assured delivery and command of the audience.” – Discovery Networks International

 “Jonathan was without doubt as professional and accomplished as any host we have used at STH. His experience and detailed preparation ensured the audience were fully engaged and accordingly we had every confidence that he would deliver to every aspect of his brief.” – STH Group