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.

Leisel Jones

Leisel has become the face of a young Australian achiever, a courageous teenager with a dream larger than life. She was not only the youngest member of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games Swimming Team, but also the youngest ever Olympic medallist in the history of Australia's participation. Leisel won silver in both the 100m breastroke and 4 x 100m medley relay. Jones has recently added to her success ...

Len Pascoe

Known to his mates and cricket associates as ''Slippery'' for the way he bowled, fast quick & slippery, a term used by cricketers to describe fast and furious bowling. Get his slant on ''sledging'', it will give you a great laugh, and an insight into what really does go on, out on a first class cricket field. Locker room yarns, plenty of them, but there is a business side to the ''Slip'' as wel ...

Li Na

Li Na is a former Chinese professional tennis player, who achieved a career-best ranking of world No. 2 on the WTA Tour on 17 February 2014, but retired from the sport seven months later due to chronic and worsening knee injuries. Over the course of her career, Li won nine WTA singles titles, including two Grand Slam singles titles at the 2011 French Open and 2014 Australian Open. Li's rise to ...

Libby Trickett

Olympic and World Swimming Champion, Libby Trickett won 24 gold medals on the international stage across Olympic, Commonwealth Games and World Championships. This includes eight long course and seven short course world titles, five Commonwealth Games and four Olympic gold medals which were won at three consecutive Olympic Games in 2004, 2008 and 2012.

Lisa Forrest

Since retiring from competitive swimming, Lisa has become a popular media figure, hosting a large number of television shows, commentating on sports events and presenting a late night program on ABC radio. In 2000 Lisa released her first novel,Making The Most Of It, which is based on her swimming experiences. A compelling and very readable story, the book deals with a number of very big themes - t ...

Liz Deep-Jones

Liz Deep-Jones established herself as a journalist and presenter on SBS TV's premier nightly sports program, Toyota World Sports. Her warm and bubbly personality made her an appealing and favoured celebrity by the viewing public. Liz has secured many high profile and memorable interviews during close to 20 years of media coverage in Australia, including the likes of Socceroos coach Graham Arnold, ...

Liz Weekes

Liz was played a leading role in the Australian womens waterpolo teams success at the olympics, where the team won gold. Liz now combines her water polo with corporate speaking, modelling and television appearances ...

Lori Munz

The Lori Munz story of courage and determination to overcome setbacks is an inspiration to all.
Following impressive wins in World Cups and National Championships, and dual gold medals in the Commonwealth Games it seemed that nothing could stop Lori from completing her Olympic dream.

Disaster struck when she was involved in a car accident which, amongst other serious injuries shattered ...

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