Having gained invaluable experience competing at the Olympics skiing events, motivational speaker Graham Bell now shares his story at after-dinner events. Such intense events shaped Graham as a person, moulding him into the truly insightful speaker that he is today. From Q&A sessions to after-dinner presentations, he delivers his tailored and researched speeches with enthusiasm. At the heart of Graham’s speeches is unbeatable humour, meaning that an event with Graham is guaranteed to entertain audiences.
Prior to his retirement, Graham started skiing aged five, when his Army pilot father was stationed in Scotland. With his love for skiing well and truly sparked, Graham went on to ski at the Cairngorm Mountains and Hillend dry slope, before racing full-time on the World Cup circuit. From the 1980s to 1990s, Graham earned a silver medal at the 1984 World Junior Ski Championships and competed at a number of Olympic games for Great Britain; 1984 Sarajevo Olympic Games, 1988 Calgary Olympic Games, 1992 Albertville Olympic Games, 1994 Lillehammer Olympic Games and 1998 Nagano Olympic Games.
Graham retired in 1998 to pursue his media career. He quickly became a prominent television presenter, commentating on sporting events for Eurosport. Working on Ski Sunday, he was a part of the team who won the Royal Television Society award in 2002. From The Gadget Show to Ready Steady Cook, Graham has been a hit with fans for decades. As a speaker, Graham uses his on-screen experience to take the stage by storm, presenting with confidence and enthusiasm. As an advocate for the DisabilitySnowsportUK charity, he is the perfect addition for charity fundraisers.
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When featuring at events Graham is known to discuss such topics as:
- TV Presenting
- Sport & Media
- Overcoming Personal Challenges
- Leadership & Teamwork
- Olympic Speaker
Over the course of his career Graham earned the following achievements:
- Silver medal at the 1984 World Junior Ski Championships