Roger Black MBE

Olympic Athlete & Motivational Speaker

Olympic medallist, World and European Champion Roger Black MBE is an accomplished motivational speaker and Olympic Speaker. Having tasted success throughout the late 80s and 90s, Black forged a reputation as a consistent high performer; 2 Commonwealth, 5 European Championships and 2 World Championships are testament to his domination across track athletics. A lynchpin within British Sports Broadcasting after his athletics career had finished, Roger Black is also a well-respected motivational speaker, providing inspirational and compelling speeches at all events, especially as an after dinner speaker and Olympic speaker.

Retiring in 1997 after the World Championships where he claimed Gold as part of the British 4 x 400 meter relay team, Roger Black has continued his success with the British public by undertaking a multitude of media and commercial commitments. Participating within BBCs popular show Strictly Come Dancing as well as launching his own fitness brand, Roger Black has enjoyed a phenomenal career within the sport and the media.

An outstanding sports speaker, with the ability to specialise as an Olympic speaker, Roger Black has become a favourite across events, occasions and conferences. Offering keynote speeches which look to inspire leadership, teamwork and an enhanced ability to overcome adversity, Roger black is an enchanted addition to all occasions. Exceptional motivational speaker, after dinner speaker and inspirational role model, an ideal addition for any event or conference, Roger Black MBE is an exceptional sports speaker and guest for any occasions.

To book Roger Black as the sports 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, Roger is known to cover the following topics:

  • Olympic Sports Speaker
  • Drive & Determination
  • Peak Performance
  • Motivational Speaker
  • Overcoming Adversity
  • Teamwork & Leadership

Roger was an excellent guest speaker and leads the way in style and content. He held the audience’s complete attention with inspirational messages on achieving potential on both a business and personal level. There was something for everyone and his interaction with delegates was much appreciated.” – Electrical Contractors Association

“The feedback has been fantastic. You managed to be both entertaining and highly relevant – no mean achievement given we had around 45 nationalities represented!” – Dell

“We have quarterly events and the majority of the feedback has been that Roger is the best speaker we have had!” – Accenture