Event Speaking

It is a natural ability very much to speak publicly in front of people, a skill which I am proud to posses. And anybody is capable of doing it with the right frame of mindset. I have had the pleasure of speaking at a number of great events with great audiences, in front of brilliant voluntary diabetes support groups and even to a few encouraging schools over the past few years.

Personally it all comes very much from the heart, where I can combine my passion in sports and extreme challenges to support the diabetes cause with motivating others.

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The Energetic Diabetic

It has been pleasing to see my talks go down very well at every event to date and it always means a great deal personally to see people affected by type 1 diabetes – those living with it or family members also affected by it – coming up to thank me, asking some more questions and telling me their stories afterwards. In my previous two talks recently I decided to add a little more to the ‘routine’ if you like and I believe that these talks were arguably my most effective to date as a result…

I added more ENERGY!

It has become more of a showcase than just a talk in my view and from here on I intend to give every audience that Diathlete experience whenever I am in town talking – that’s a promise! Talks are all well and good but instead of only speaking through the microphone I felt it would be more to physically show what it is all about – after all I am talking of extreme challenges I have succeeded in, so why not highlight extreme?! By putting on my infamous yellow running trainers and moving about I really felt that connection with the audiences and from the incredible responses I have received since – the audience really felt the connection with me too!

I’m the energetic diabetic and intend to show others that with the right attitude and self-belief, you WILL beat your diabetes and control it and you CAN achieve anything you set your mind to do in life!

Type 1 Diabetes never has and never will stop me from achieving a thing – it only has motivated me to achieve more! I just can’t wait until the next show…

Gavin

For all booking enquiries email Vince at [email protected]

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