London 2012 Olympic Gold Medallist shooter Peter Wilson MBE shot to fame after claiming the double trap title in nervy fashion. The current world record holder having scored 198 out of 200, Wilson is one of the world leaders in his sport, cementing his proficiency as an Olympic Speaker and after dinner speaker.
An eloquent sports speaker who has fought his way to the top throughout his career, Peter Wilson only took up shooting seriously after dislocating his shoulder during a snowboarding accident. After funding cuts in 2008, Peter was lucky enough to receive personal funding from his parents. Following the personal funding input, Wilson changed coached to the Athens 2004 Olympic Champion Sheikh Ahmed Bin Mohammed Bin Hasher Al Maktoum, a member of the Dubai ruling family, who agreed to coach Wilson for free. The input of his new coach and a refreshed determination to prove the faith shown in him was justified, Wilson went on to win back to back World Cup Gold medals.
Having nearly lost his dream of Olympic gold, Wilson’s Olympic success meant more than anyone could have imagined. His perseverance, desire and belief in his ability to secure that Olympic title is palpable and honourable- traits which come across when fulfilling his duties as an Olympic Speaker. A passionate sports speaker and role model to others, Peter Wilson is exceptionally placed to deliver articulate and meaningful appearances as an after dinner speakers, addressing the realities of professional sport.
Proving an ever popular Olympic speaker and after dinner speaker after his Olympic success story, Peter Wilson MBE has proven himself to be an inspirational speaker and the ideal addition to all occasions and conferences.
To book Olympic Gold Medallist Peter Wilson MBE for your event or occasion as an Olympic speaker and after dinner speaker, contact the Champions Speakers agency on +44 1509 85 29 27 or fill out our online booking form.