Aled Davies MBE is a leading British Paralympian who competes in both F42 Shot Put and F42 Discus. Since taking an interest in Paralympic sports in 2004, Davies has gone from strength to strength and is now one of the world’s best Paralympians. Initially, Davies played rugby and was a strong swimmer, he would compete in swimming events against able-bodied athletes. Although a leading star in his events, Davies has spent a lot of his life facing challenges. Being a natural problem solver, Davies has overcome some of life’s most difficult challenges and continues to be an inspiration.
He turned to throwing events in 2006 and hasn’t looked back since, winning an abundance of gold medals along the way. Since he started to compete in shot put and discus, Davies rise has been truly remarkable, he was won over ten gold medals at the biggest events in the world. He’s won six gold medals at the World Championships, four gold medals at the European Championships and two gold medals at the Paralympic Games. Continuing to develop in his events, Davies has been world number one in both of his events whilst also holding the world record in both too.
One of his most memorable sporting moments came in the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. Davies set a new European record on his way to a gold medal in the F42 Discus event. He also won a bronze medal for Shot Put in the same Paralympics.
Davies continues to inspire thousands across the world with his shining personality and amazing sporting talents. As a leading Paralympian, Davies is often under the spotlight and ensures he remains professional in everything he does. An inspiring figure who can provide motivation to any type of audience.
Although an extremely talented sportsman, Davies has spent a lot of his time as a Paralympics speaker. Here, Davies reflects on his life and how he has had to overcome adversity in order to become a star. He often discusses the importance of drive and determination within sports and business and how peak performance can lead to achieving goals.
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When at corporate events, Aled is known to cover:
- The Olympic Games
- Drive & Determination
- Peak Performance
- Performing Under Pressure
- School Speaker