Sport Speakers

Professional MCs, cricketers, motor racing stars, swimming legends, triathletes, NAB Ambassadors, Olympic Game champions, NBL coaches, football stars and more. Ovations has harnessed a global talent pool that can teach teams, trainers and teachers alike some of the hard-learned secrets of successful athletes the world over. Play smarter, not just harder.

Katrina Webb

As an Australian sporting legend, Katrina Webb in no stranger to a gold medal podium or a star-lit stage. She has received awards and medals most athletes only dream about. Despite this success, her journey hasn’t always been easy. Born into a family of sporting stars, it was no surprise that a young Katrina Webb was born with natural athleticism. By the age of eighteen, she had already secured a netball scholarship at The Australian Institute of Sport. What she didn’t realise at this time was that her sporting career was about to take an unexpected turn.

Kay Cottee

On June 5, 1988 Kay Cottee became the first woman to complete a single handed non-stop circumnavigation of the globe. Many companies and non-profit organisations have benefited from hearing Kay's story, which she tells with great simplicity and humility. She is an excellent presenter and through her story she can not only motivate but inspire an audience to excel in their own particular field. ...

Kelly Holmes

Dame Kelly Holmes is one of Britain's most recognisable and admired athletes. She has won Olympic, World, Commonwealth and European medals, and added the ultimate sporting trophy to her cabinet at the Athens Olympic Games - Double Olympic Gold ...

Kerri Pottharst

Kerri Pottharst is one of Australia's most well known and well-loved athletes - a triple Olympian with two Olympic medals, Kerri spent 22 years competing in a sport she loves. She is one of Australia's most decorated indoor and beach volleyball players and is the only Australian woman to have competed in the prestigious A1 Italian Indoor Volleyball League. After overcoming countless challeng ...

Kevin Bartlett

As one of this country's most legendary sportsmen, Kevin Bartlett is also one of Melbourne's most respected and experienced broadcasters. Having commenced as a commentator with Channel 7 in 1984, Barlett has also worked for the ABC, Sport 927 and is currently a commentator for Fox Footy. ...

Kevin Sheedy

Kevin Sheedy is one of the Australian Football Leagues most enduring coaches, and arguably the most imaginitative in the history of the craft. A player and coach for 40 years, Kevin has an unsurpassed record of involvement in eght Premierships and in 1998 broke the record for coaching more professional AFL games than anyone else in history. He now holds the AFL record for the most games combined ...

Kieren Perkins

In striving to achieve his own personal goals Kieren sets an example that we can all learn from and be inspired by. Amongst his peers and the nation Kieren has forged a name for himself as someone who focuses on consistent and constant personal improvement, not just the glory of winning! Kieren's techniques for success and personal growth can be applied to all areas of life and business, and he i ...

Kostya Tszyu

'Kostya' is the fascinating story of a unique Australian. Russian-born Aussie boxer Kostya Tszyu is one of a handful of fighters in the modern era to reign as undisputed champion of the world. And he has defied critics by remaining the best in the world after freak accidents forced him out of the ring for almost two years. Wearing his trademark plait of hair and a warm, unaffected smile, he has ...

Kurt Fearnley

Kurt Fearnley is a three time Paralympic gold medalist and two time Commonwealth Games gold medalist. He has won over 40 marathons, including New York, Chicago and London in a career spanning more than 20 years. In 2009 Kurt crawled the Kokoda track, in Papua New Guinea, to raise awareness of men’s health. Kurt was also a member of the winning Sydney to Hobart yacht crew, Investec Loyal, in 2012. He is New South Wales Australian of the Year for 2019.

Kurt is an accomplished corporate speaker, a published Author (Pushing the Limits: Life, Marathons and Kokoda), host of Tiny Island podcast and host of 2020 ABCTV’s One Plus One.

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