Richard Hounslow

Olympic Canoeist & Motivational Speaker

Team GB Slalom Canoeist Richard Hounslow is a World and European champion in his sport across both the C-2 and K1 team disciplines. The sports speaker who regularly competes alongside David Florence secured Silver at the London 2012 Olympic Games, coming close 2nd to their British counterparts Etienne Stott and Tim Baillie. Providing his services as an after dinner speaker and Olympic speaker, Richard Hounslow is a seasoned professional within his sport.

A career which has tasted international success since securing a bronze at the 2007 European Championships in Liptovský Mikyláš, consistently proving to be in contention at the top end of the order throughout his career, typified by his World Championship Gold at the 2013 World Championships in Prague. An intrinsically motivated Olympic Speaker with the success to back up his on stage presence, the addition of Richard Hounslow as an after dinner speaker for events and conferences has proven to be a popular one.

Having experienced the most successful Olympic Games for a Great British team in history and tasted success on home waters, Richard Hounslow is an inspirational and intriguing after dinner speaker who captures to imaginations of all your guests and delegates, transporting them back to that magical summer in the capital. His talents as an Olympic speaker and Sports speaker are exemplary thanks to his extended knowledge of elite level sport over a number of years.

To book Richard Hounslow as the after dinner 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 at corporate events, Richard is known to cover the following topics:

  • Olympic Speaker
  • Sports Speaker
  • Motivational Speaker
  • Peak Performance
  • Sporting Success
  • Drive & Determination