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Chrissie Wellington

The world's number one female iron man, a dedicated humanitarian and an accomplished athlete Chrissie Wellington is an asset to the sporting world and an inspirational speaker. Demonstrating extreme feats of stamina and strength Chrissie's ambitious and enthusiastic nature means she is a leading force in women's sports. Chrissie will be an ideal choice to share her motivational story with a business audience. 

If you are interested in booking Chrissie Wellington for your live event or require any additional information regarding Chrissie Wellington then please fill in the enquiry form and one of the Speakers Corner booking agents will contact you within 24 hours.

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Chrissie Wellington Biography

The world’s number 1 female Iron Man and current double World Champion, Chrissie Wellington is an inspiring athlete, an advocate of sustainable projects and available on the corporate circuit as a motivational speaker.

Since first entering competitive triathlons in 2006 Chrissie graduated to the ultra Iron Man competition. Consisting of a 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike ride and 26.2 mile run (marathon distance) this challenge is unique within world sport.

Chrissie has since displayed unprecedented levels of stamina, strength and competitiveness in becoming Iron Man World Champion in only her second event at Iron Man level. Her victory in Kona, Hawaii in 2007 finishing in 9:08:45 - five minutes ahead of her nearest rival - was described as the “biggest upset in Iron Man history” and “a remarkable feat, deemed to be near impossible task for any athlete racing...

The world’s number 1 female Iron Man and current double World Champion, Chrissie Wellington is an inspiring athlete, an advocate of sustainable projects and available on the corporate circuit as a motivational speaker.

Since first entering competitive triathlons in 2006 Chrissie graduated to the ultra Iron Man competition. Consisting of a 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike ride and 26.2 mile run (marathon distance) this challenge is unique within world sport.

Chrissie has since displayed unprecedented levels of stamina, strength and competitiveness in becoming Iron Man World Champion in only her second event at Iron Man level. Her victory in Kona, Hawaii in 2007 finishing in 9:08:45 - five minutes ahead of her nearest rival - was described as the “biggest upset in Iron Man history” and “a remarkable feat, deemed to be near impossible task for any athlete racing as a rookie at their first Iron Man World Championships.”

Chrissie has established herself as the leading female athlete in Iron Man and has won all of her two Iron Man races this season, including the European Championships. She recently defended her World title in Hawaii on Saturday 11th October.

Chrissie is an inspiring and empowering athlete.

Chrissie is a dedicated humanitarian – before becoming a professional athlete she worked on sustainability projects in Nepal on behalf of the UK government. Chrissie has an MA in International Development from the University of Manchester and she maintains links with several projects in Nepal from her time there.

Chrissie was Sportswoman of the Year 2009

Chrissie is an accomplished public speaker and has delivered motivational lectures to many blue chip organizations. As Chrissie continues to win, her public profile increases.

For further information or to book Chrissie Wellington, call us at Speakers Corner on +44 (0)20 7607 7070 or email info@speakerscorner.co.uk

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