Gareth Chilcott

Rugby Legend Turned After Dinner Speaker

A respected former professional rugby player, Gareth Chilcott enjoyed a career which saw him reach the pinnacles of his sport. An exquisite after dinner speaker and rugby speaker, Chilcott experienced exceptional successes throughout his career both domestically and internationally.

The charismatic role model made over 400 appearances for Bath RFC throughout his career, winning 5 league and 7 cup titles. He represented England on the international front throughout the 1980s, and was involved with the British and Irish Lions tour of Australia in 1989. Instantly recognisable for his iconic headband moustache combination, he was one of the most loved players of his time.

A friendly giant who plies his trade as an after dinner speaker and rugby speaker across a multitude of events and occasions, Gareth Chilcott is in demand. A larger than life character, he is extremely well suited to life as a rugby speaker. Well known as for his classic rugby anecdotes which he divulges across private and small functions, to large after dinner audiences, his flexibility towards all events and occasions is exceptional.

A specialist sports speaker, ideal as an after dinner speaker for a whole host of events, occasions and conferences, Gareth Chilcott adds an element of instantly recognisable familiarity to proceedings.

To book Gareth Chilcott as the rugby 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, Gareth is known to cover the following topics:

  • Rugby Speaker
  • Sports Speaker
  • Peak Performance
  • Sporting Success
  • Drive & Determination

“It was a very quirky and intimate evening, and I felt privileged to be a guest. I thoroughly enjoyed the drinks reception on pitch side and hearing from a legend of rugby like Gareth.”Sport + Recreation Alliance