Sporting speakers, after dinner speakers, motivational or celebrity speakers required? 

Sporting Speakers

This is just a small selection of our UK sports speakers available for sportsmans dinners, corporate entertainment, lunches and corporate hospitality events in England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales  - or even worldwide.  Speakers from the world of football, rugby, cricket, golf, boxing, snooker, racing and many other sports. 

NB: Where a name is underlined, please click on it to get a profile of our after dinner speakers. If you are looking for professional UK after dinner speakers, business motivational speakers or celebrity speakers, please also click on the categories at the foot of the page.

Motivational speakers and after dinner speakers

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Rugby Speakers 

LAWRENCE DALLAGLIO ... FORMER ENGLAND RUGBY UNION CAPTAIN AND MEMBER OF THE VICTORIOUS 2003 WORLD CUP-WINNING SQUAD.

MARTIN JOHNSON ... FORMER LEICESTER, ENGLAND  AND LIONS CAPTAIN.

MATT DAWSON.... .MOST CAPPED ENGLAND RUGBY SCRUM HALF EVER AND TEAM CAPTAIN ON  BBC'S QUESTION OF SPORT

KYRAN BRACKEN ... SARACENS SCRUM HALF AND A MEMBER OF THE SUCCESSFUL ENGLAND 2003 WORLD CUP SQUAD

GARETH CHILCOTT...THE LEGENDARY "COOCH". FORMER BATH, ENGLAND AND BRITISH LIONS RUGBY STAR NOW TV PRESENTER, PERFORMER AND ACE AFTER DINNER SPEAKER.

IAN ROBERTSON...BBC RUGBY UNION COMMENTATOR AND RACING CORRESPONDENT. ALSO FORMER SCOTTISH VICE CAPTAIN, EX CAMBRIDGE BLUE AND BARBARIAN. SUPERB STORYTELLER.

WILLY JOHN MCBRIDE ... CAPPED 63 TIMES FOR IRELAND AND PLAYED IN 17 TESTS FOR THE LIONS.

GARETH EDWARDS...LEGENDARY WELSH AND BRITISH LIONS RUGBY STAR.

JEREMY GUSCOTT ...FORMER ENGLAND AND BRITISH LIONS PLAYER.

DAVID TRICK... FORMER BATH AND ENGLAND RUGBY UNION STAR WITH A LOOK AT THE GAME AND ITS MANY CHARACTERS.

MARTIN BAYFIELD...FORMER BRITISH LION AND ENGLISH RUGBY UNION PLAYER. EX RUFC PLAYER OF THE YEAR. GREAT RUGBY ANECDOTES.

PHIL BENNETT...LEGENDARY WELSH FLY HALF AND FORMER BRITISH LIONS CAPTAIN

LES CUSWORTH...ENGLAND RU ASSISTANT AND FORMER CAPTAIN OF LEICESTER, ENGLAND AND BARBARIANS. 

RAY FRENCH...BBC TV RUGBY LEAGUE PRESENTER WHO HAS REPRESENTED ENGLAND AT BOTH CODES. 

Football Speakers 

JACK CHARLTON O.B.E...HAS SOME EXTREMELY FUNNY ANECDOTES OF HIS LENGTHY CAREER AS A WORLD CUP STAR AND FOOTBALL MANAGER. 

ALAN MULLERY .. FORMER FULHAM AND ENGLAND FOOTBALLER AND NOW TELEVISION PUNDIT.

TOMMY DOCHERTY...SOCCER LEGEND WHO SAYS HE HAS HAD MORE CLUBS THAN JACK NICKLAUS., HAVING MANAGED SOME OF THE GAME'S TOP TEAMS, INCLUDING MAN UTD., CHELSEA, QPR, DERBY AND SCOTLAND.  

BOB THE CAT BEVAN...THE LEGENDARY OLD WILSONIANS SIXTH ELEVEN GOALIE AND TELEVISION PERSONALITY WHO HAS SPOKEN FROM MONTE CARLO TO THE WEST INDIES. 

IAN ST. JOHN...ALIAS TELEVISION'S THE SAINT....SPENT 10 SUCCESSFUL YEARS WITH LIVERPOOL AND PLAYED 21 TIMES FOR SCOTLAND. 

GORDON BANKS...ONE OF THE WORLD'S GREATEST EVER GOALKEEPERS AND MEMBER OF THE ENGLAND WORLD CUP WINNING SQUAD. 

SIR GEOFF HURST MBE. … FOOTBALL LEGEND. HAT-TRICK GOAL SCORER IN THE 1966 WORLD CUP FINAL. GOVERNMENT SPOKESMAN FOR THE 2006 'BACK TO BRITAIN' CAMPAIGN.

DUNCAN MCKENZIE...STARRED WITH LEEDS, EVERTON, CHELSEA AND NOTTS FOREST. NOW HE STARS ON THE AFTER DINNER CIRCUIT AS A VERY ENTERTAINING SPEAKER BOTH AT CORPORATE AND SPORTSMAN'S DINNERS. ONE OF THE BEST UK SPORTS SPEAKERS.

PETER SHILTON MBE OBE - LEGENDARY ENGLAND GOALKEEPER  WHO MADE OVER 1000 LEAGUE APPEARANCES.

PAUL FLETCHER...IS ANOTHER REGULAR ON THE CIRCUIT THANKS TO HIS FUNNY STORIES FROM HIS PLAYING DAYS WITH BOLTON AND BURNLEY FC. A FORMER TOP PREMIER LEAGUE EXECUTIVE WHO HAS HELPED RAISE MILLIONS IN SPONSORSHIP- PAUL IS ALSO A GREAT MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKER ON TEAMWORK.

RON YEATS...FORMER CAPTAIN OF LIVERPOOL TALKS ABOUT " THE STORIES THAT NEVER MADE THE PAPERS". 

ALAN KENNEDY - FORMER LIVERPOOL AND NEWCASTLE SOCCER STAR.

STEVE KINDON...FORMER WOLVES, BURNLEY AND HUDDERSFIELD SOCCER STAR WITH SOME CRACKING TALES ABOUT HIS SOCCER EXPLOITS. A GREAT FOOTBALL CHARACTER.

JIMMY GREAVES …FORMER ENGLAND FOOTBALL STAR AND CO-PRESENTER OF THE SAINT AND GREAVSIE.

WILF MCGUINNESS...SPENT 18 YEARS AS A PLAYER WITH MAN UTD AND 18 MONTHS AS THE MANAGER. FUNNY STORIES ABOUT THE GAME AND ITS HARD MEN. 

FRANK MCLINTOCK MBE...EX SCOTLAND AND ARSENAL CAPTAIN. 

JOHN LLOYD - 10 YEARS A FIFA REFEREE IN 20 DIFFERENT COUNTRIES. 

DAVID ELLERAY ... FORMER HIGH PROFILE INTERNATIONAL REFEREE.

JEFF WINTER... FORMER PREMIER LEAGUE REFEREE.

Cricket Speakers 

 

HENRY BLOFELD  ..BBC COMMENTATOR "BLOWERS" LIFTS THE LID ON BEHIND THE SCENES AT RADIO'S TEST MATCH SPECIAL. 

PHIL TUFNELL ... ALIAS "THE CAT". ONE OF CRICKET'S GREAT CHARACTERS.

GRAEME FOWLER:  FORMER LANCASHIRE, DURHAM AND ENGLAND COMMENTATOR, NOW WRITER AND TV COMMENTATOR.

DERMOT REEVE ... FORMER CAPTAIN OF WARWICKSHIRE NOW A TOP AFTER DINNER SPEAKER AND CRICKET COMMENTATOR.

ANGUS FRASER ...FORMER MIDDLESEX AND ENGLAND BOWLER - KNOWN AFFECTIONATELY AS "GUS"

RONNIE IRANI ...PLAYED FOR LANCASHIRE, ESSEX AND ENGLAND.

MIKE COWAN...FORMER YORKSHIRE FAST BOWLER IS NOW A SUPERB SPEAKER WITH GREAT CRICKET AND SPORTING HUMOUR. ALSO TALKS ABOUT HIS UPBRINGING IN A SOUTH YORKSHIRE PIT VILLAGE. 

HAROLD "DICKIE" BIRD...LEGENDARY FIGURE FROM THE CRICKET WORLD, HAVING UMPIRED IN OVER 100 TEST MATCHES IN EVERY CRICKETING COUNTRY, TALKS ABOUT HIS CAREER AS ONE OF THE GAME'S TOP CHARACTERS. 

GEOFF MILLER...EX. DERBYSHIRE AND ENGLAND CRICKETER AND FORMER IAN BOTHAM ROOM-MATE WITH VERY FUNNY CRICKET STORIES. ENGLAND SELECTOR. ALWAYS IN DEMAND.

MIKE WATKINSON... FORMER LANCASHIRE CAPTAIN AND ENGLAND CRICKETER NOW IN CHARGE OF LANCASHIRE.

PETER PARFITT...IS THE FORMER MIDDLESEX AND ENGLAND LEFT HANDER - ALWAYS IN DEMAND FOR HIS WEALTH OF EXTREMELY FUNNY CRICKET STORIES. 

CHRIS COWDREY...EX CAPTAIN OF KENT AND ENGLAND. 

Golf Speakers 

GARY PLAYER ...GOLFING LEGEND, ALIAS THE "BLACK KNIGHT". NOW AVAILABLE IN THE UK FOR VERY HIGH BUDGET AND EXCLUSIVE EVENTS.

BERNARD GALLACHER OBE ... ONE OF THE COUNTRY'S MOST SUCCESSFUL GOLF PLAYER\CAPTAINS GIVES AN INSIGHT INTO THE RYDER CUP.

PAUL STEVENS... THE SINGING GOLF CADDY.  HE HAS CADDIED FOR FALDO, WATSON, CRENSHAW, STRANGE AND MANY OTHERS. NOW HE TALKS ABOUT LIFE "ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE BAG"

JOHN STIRLING... FORMER CAPTAIN OF THE PROFESSIONAL GOLFERS' ASSOCIATION AND PGA "EUROPEAN PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR" TALKS ABOUT HIS CAREER IN THE GAME AND THE STARS HE HAS WORKED WITH.

JEREMY DALE ...LEFT AND RIGHT-HANDED TOP TRICK GOLF SHOT EXPERT.

RONAN RAFFERTY ...WAS A TEENAGE GOLF PRODIGY, WINNING THE BRITISH BOYS' TITLE AT 15 AND PLAYING IN THE WALKER CUP AT 17. HIS AMBITIONS IS TO PLAY EVERY LINKS COURSE IN BRITAIN AND IRELAND..

(MORE SPEAKERS FOR GOLFING DINNERS AVAILABLE UNDER THE AFTER DINNER SPEAKERS CATEGORY OR CLICK SEARCH ON THIS SITE AND ENTER THE TERM GOLF OR GOLFING)

Sports Personalities 

DENNIS TAYLOR ...PROFESSIONAL SNOOKER PLAYER FOR TWENTY FOUR YEARS - AN EXTREMELY HUMOROUS CHARACTER AND HIS AFTER DINNER SPEAKING AND TRICK SHOT DISPLAYS ARE IN CONSTANT DEMAND.

PERRY MCCARTHY ... FORMULA 1 RACING DRIVER AND TELEVISION PRESENTER WITH GREAT SENSE OF HUMOUR.

RICHARD DUNWOODY ...FORMER WORLD CHAMPION JOCKEY AND THE WINNER OF TWO GRAND NATIONALS. ALSO MOUNTAINEER AND POLAR EXPLORER!

JOHN PARROTT ...SNOOKER AND BBC TELEVISION PERSONALITY.

JOHN VIRGO ...SNOOKER AND TELEVISION PERSONALITY.

STEVE SMITH ... BRITAIN'S MOST SUCCESSFUL HIGH JUMPER.

SIR HENRY COOPER OBE, KSG ...BRITAIN'S MOST FAMOUS HEAVYWEIGHT AND THE FIRST BOXER TO KNOCK DOWN MUHAMMAD ALI. 

CATHERINE DESTIVELLE ...ONE OF THE MOST ADVENTUROUS AND EXCITING FEMALE CLIMBERS IN THE WORLD, THIS EXTRAORDINARILY BRAVE WOMAN IS AN ACCOMPLISHED SPEAKER IN BOTH ENGLISH AND FRENCH AND GIVES INSPIRATIONAL PRESENTATIONS.

STUART TURNER ...EX DIRECTOR OF MOTORSPORT AT FORD - AN ENTERTAINING AND RENOWNED MOTIVATIONAL AND AFTER DINNER SPEAKER. HE IS A WINNER OF A COVETED 'BENEDICTINE AFTER-DINNER SPEAKER OF THE YEAR AWARD'. SPEAKS ON TEAMWORK AND TEAM BUILDING IN RELATION TO MOTOR SPORT. UNDER HIS LEADERSHIP, FORD WON BOTH EUROPEAN AND WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS.

PAULA RADCLIFFE ...CLOCKED THE SECOND FASTEST WOMEN'S TIME EVER WHEN WINNING THE 2002 LONDON MARATHON.

PAT CASH ...AUSSIE TENNIS PLAYER BEST REMEMBERED FOR HIS 1987 WIMBLEDON CHAMPIONSHIP WIN BUT NOW HAS MANY BUSINESS INTERESTS AND IS PRESIDENT OF A RELIEF AGENCY THAT HELPS STREET CHILDREN ACROSS THE WORLD.

EDDIE' THE EAGLE' EDWARDS ...THE GREAT OLYMPIAN ATHLETE TELLS ALL ABOUT HIS METEORIC RISE TO THE TOP! OR NOT. A GREAT CHARACTER WITH BAGS OF PERSONALITY.

NORMAN CROUCHER OBE...HAS CLIMBED SOME OF THE WORLD'S BIGGEST MOUNTAINS DESPITE HAVING TWO ARTIFICIAL LEGS. FUNNY AND INSPIRING TRUE STORIES.

JENNY PITMAN OBE ... ONE THE BEST LOVED FORMER RACEHORSE TRAINERS IN THE COUNTRY.

ALEX COOMBER ... HAS BEEN HAILED "THE BRAVEST WOMAN IN SPORT" AFTER SHE WON A BRONZE MEDAL IN THE 2001 WINTER OLYMPIC GAMES DESPITE NURSING A BROKEN ARM. THE SKELETON IS THE MOST EXCITING FORM OF BOBSLEIGH INVOLVING TRAVELLING AT SPEEDS OF UP TO 80 MPH HEADFIRST DOWN A MOUNTAINSIDE ON A TINY SLED RESEMBLING A TIN TRAY

GABBY LOGAN ...TV PRESENTER AND NEWSREADER MUCH IN DEMAND FOR AWARD CEREMONIES, MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKING AND PERSONAL APPEARANCES.  

ROSIE SWALE ...A TRULY INSPIRATIONAL ADVENTURER, WRITER, SAILOR AND GENTLE FIGHTING SPIRIT. SOME PEOPLE HAVE YEARS IN THEIR LIFE, OTHERS HAVE JOURNEYS - ROSIE WAS BROUGHT UP BY HER GRANDMOTHER WHO TAUGHT HER NEVER TO REFUSE A CHALLENGE.

STEPHEN VENABLES ...ONE OF THE BEST-KNOWN MOUNTAINEERS OF HIS GENERATION AND WAS THE FIRST BRITON TO CLIMB EVEREST WITHOUT SUPPLEMENTARY OXYGEN. HE IS ALSO A HIGHLY SUCCESSFUL PHOTOGRAPHER, PUBLIC SPEAKER AND WRITER.

Boxing Speakers 

JIM WATT...FORMER BRITISH, EUROPEAN AND WORLD LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPION, NOW MAIN TV BOXING COMMENTATOR. 

JOHN H STRACEY...EX BRITISH, EUROPEAN AND WORLD WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPION. GREAT BOXING STORIES.

JOHN CONTEH...EX WORLD LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT BOXING CHAMPION LENDS HIS LIVERPOOL HUMOUR TO HIS SPORTING STORIES. 

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