Speakers / Types: Athletes | Sports
If there’s one thing athletes have in common, it’s the desire for success. Our sports stars share their secrets of high performance and explain that win or lose, it’s going after your goals that counts.
Olympic Triathlon Champion | Canadian Olympic Flag Bearer
Simon Whitfield’s easy smile and exuberance has endeared him to Canadians across the country. After winning a gold medal at the 2000 Olympic Games in Australia, Simon used his relentless drive to deliver another memorable performance and win a silv...
Canadian Women’s Hockey Team | Flag Bearer, 2014 Winter Olympic Games
Hayley Wickenheiser is regarded as one of the best female hockey players in the world. As a decorated Olympian, she has led her team to four gold and one silver medal as well as being named the tournaments’ most valuable player in both 2002 and 200...
Brian Williams, O.C.
Host, CTV’s Olympic Prime Time
With more than 25 years of broadcast experience, Brian Williams is considered the “dean of Canadian sports commentators.” He has covered virtually every national and international professional-sports event, as well as major amateur tournaments. A...
Inspirational Ultra-Marathon Runner and Adventurer
Ray Zahab wants people to know they are extraordinary. A former sedentary “pack a day smoker”, Ray turned his life around in 1999 when he decided to get in shape and enter the world of ultra-marathons. Since then, he’s gone on to inspire millio...