Category Archives: Sports Star News

  • Lord Coe Speaks at Aggreko

    Lord Coe Speaks at Aggreko

    20 March 2013

    As one of the world’s leading suppliers of temporary power generators, Aggreko played a crucial role in delivering the sublime opening and closing ceremonies of the London 2012 Olympics.

  • 10 Sports Stars Who Should Have Won Sports Personality of the Year (But Never Did)

    10 Sports Stars Who Should Have Won Sports Personality of the Year (But Never Did)

    3 December 2012

    It’s that time of year again when the shortlist for the Great British television institution that is Sports Personality of the Year. And what a year it has been for British sport. Andy Murray finally broke his major duck; Rory McIlroy has established himself as the world’s leading golfer...

  • Sacked: One Of The Most Instantly Recognisable Characters In sport

    Sacked: One Of The Most Instantly Recognisable Characters In sport

    5 November 2012

    News emerged last week that one of the most well-known characters in sport had been relieved of his duties. John McCririck, who has fronted Channel 4s horse racing coverage since its inception in 1984, was in his own words ‘sacked’ in favour of a new look team, which will be headed up by Clare...

  • Looking Back: Victoria Pendleton

    Looking Back: Victoria Pendleton

    18 September 2012

    It was an emotional end of an era when Victoria Pendleton won her silver medal at the London 2012 Olympics. After numerous fantastic achievements on the cycling track over the past decade, the “golden girl” has decided to retire from track cycling and spend more time modelling and planning her...

  • Why Sports Celebrities Make Such Inspiring Speakers

    Why Sports Celebrities Make Such Inspiring Speakers

    11 September 2012

    With the world’s eyes being on London for the Olympics and the Paralympics over summer 2012 it comes as no surprise that our heroes in Team GB are extremely popular around the country. Their truly amazing performance in the Games took the nation by storm and pride and delirium ruled across Bri...

  • Sports Speakers The Ideal Accompaniment to Your Sportsmans Dinner

    10 August 2012

    If you’re thinking of holding a sporting related event or sportsman’s dinner and you’re looking to do something a little bit different, there can be no better solution than booking a sports speakers. Booking a sports speaker will turn your event from a great night out into a night your gues...

  • Frank Bruno: One Of The Greatest Sports Speakers

    19 April 2012

    Frank Bruno is one of the most popular sports speakers on the circuit today. Even after his retirement he has remained a popular figure in the eyes of the British public. Boxing Frank Bruno will always be primarily remembered for his dazzling boxing career. At his peak, he was one of the greatest...

  • Making an Event Better with Sports Speakers

    4 November 2011

    Sports Speakers at Sporting Events It goes without saying that sports speakers are the obvious choice to speak at sports club events. These could be end of season parties, events aimed at raising funds for an amateur sports club or a charity. Sports speakers appeal very well to the sort of audience...

  • Dame Kelly Holmes - The Lady Olympic Champion

    24 October 2011

    Dame Kelly Holmes is one of Britain’s most recognisable and prolific Olympians and also one of the most successful. Everyone is aware of Holmes’ athletic accomplishments but what many are not aware of is that she began her road to success in the Armed Forces. Even though she joined at only 18 sh...

  • Colin Jackson - One Of Britain

    24 October 2011

    Colin Jackson is one of the most successful athletes Britain has ever produced and one of the greatest hurdlers in the world. Colin Jackson has had an exceptional career in athletics and his list of accolades is vast. These include becoming World Champion three times, being undefeated at the Europe...