Nicola Adams OBE


Nicola Adams OBE is one of the most inspiring and motivating Olympic speakers on the after dinner speaking circuit. Adams created history at the 2012 London Olympic Games when she became the first female to win an Olympic boxing medal after winning Gold for the Flyweight category. Not only is she one of the leading female boxers in the world, but Adams’ work outside the boxing ring is what makes her a truly remarkable figure within the sporting world.

Heavily involved in a number of vital campaigns and marketing fronts, Adams is well-regarded as one of the best Olympic speakers on the circuit. An expert in overcoming adversity, Adams can apply her personal, life experiences to certain topics which allow her audiences to be gripped throughout her speeches. She is one of the all-time biggest success stories in boxing and her story and success has seen a huge increase in female boxing participation.

Adams, who is openly bisexual, topped the 2013 Pink List, further proof that she is a truly inspirational athlete, role model and idol to many young female sportstars across the world. A trendsetter and someone who isn’t afraid to voice her opinions, Adams drive and determination for success is an admirable quality and heightens her ability as an Olympic speaker. Often reflecting on a number of world related topics and issues, Adams captivates her audiences by providing the most moving speeches.

As a professional boxer, Adams has a fantastic record of five wins, one draw and zero losses. Three of her wins have come by knockout with the other two wins being by decision. She was nominated for BBC Sports Personality of the Year in 2012 following her never seen before efforts at the Olympics. She was appointed an MBE for her services to boxing in 2013 but this was upgraded to an OBE in 2017.

Nicola Adams OBE has created a legacy for female boxers to build upon, she has shown tremendous courage and belief throughout her career, whether it be in the boxing ring or fighting for something she believes in. Not only a role model but an inspirational figure to many young athletes across the world, she is highly regarded as one of Britain’s most inspiring athletes. As a speaker, Adams often discusses sporting success but also talks about overcoming adversity.

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

  • Olympic Speaker
  • Sports Speaker
  • Peak Performance
  • Sporting Success
  • Overcoming Adversity
  • Drive & Determination

“Fantastic! Nicola was open, honest and inspiring. It went amazingly well and we can’t wait to have her back.”
– Macquarie Group Services