Healthy, Fit and Competitive

Simon Whitfield, Adventure and Sports Speaker, Olympic Triathlete, Profile Image

Ever wondered what Olympic athletes eat? No, we are not talking about Michael Phelps’ 12,000 daily calories of fried-egg sandwiches, chocolate chip pancakes, kilos of pasta, pizza and energy drinks… but rather a more “healthful” approach. Simon Whitfield, Canadian Olympic triathlete, has relentlessly pursued excellence in his sport: 12 national  championships, 14 world cup victories, and, perhaps most significantly, a stunning silver medal in … Read More

The Ultimate Superfan

Cameron Hughes, Canadian Professional Sports Entertainer, Sports Speaker, Profile Image

“Never stop getting up and doing what you love,” says professional sports fan, entertainer and host Cameron Hughes. In 1994, Cameron Hughes got up out of his seat at an Ottawa Senators game and spontaneously pumped up the fans into an inspired frenzy. What started out as a gag soon turned into a full-time career as a “Sports Entertainer,” speaker and television host. … Read More

It’s Playoff Time!

Breakthrough Branding: How Smart Entrepreneurs and Entrapreneurs Transform a Small Idea into a Big Brand, Catherine Kaputa

The NHL Playoffs are underway– a beloved time for hockey fans everywhere! The cool arenas are ablaze with heated rivalries. Go [insert favorite team here]! Prospeakers.com’s roster includes many hockey greats. From the likes of Wayne Gretzky, Cassie Campbell, Ron Ellis, Trevor Linden and Hayley Wickenheiser – to name a few. We love seeing them score goals, win medals and sometimes even throw a … Read More

The Icing On the Cake for Paul Henderson

Paul Henderson, Adventure and Sports Speakers, The Goal of the Century, Hockey Player, Profile Image

Paul Henderson, Canadian hockey icon,  has been battling cancer for the past four years. But things are looking up. Not only has his tumour shrunk, but he also received the Order of Canada last week. In his meeting with Prime Minister Harper to receive the award, he spoke about his cancer treatment: “After seven months of this clinical trial that she … Read More

prospeakers.com: TSN Talent Partner

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Exciting news from prospeakers.com: we are pleased to announce that we are now a TSN Talent partner! If you’re looking for a host or sports guest for your upcoming event, the TSN roster is the perfect place to find experienced, charismatic, and knowledgeable talent. We can also arrange brand or product related appearances with many of the TSN personalities. Take a look at … Read More

Sport Leadership: A Story from Doug Keeley

Doug Keeley, Business and Economy Speaker, Leadership Expert, Profile Image

Doug Keeley, founder of The Mark of a Leader, is one of our top-rated speakers and a phenomenal storyteller. Here he shares an example of integrity and honour in a world currently shaken by those determined to win at any cost… Sport has always been one of the world’s favourite metaphors for achievement and leadership. Why? Because sports stories are … Read More

Sochi 2014 Olympics: Only One Year Away

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Can you believe that one year from now, the 2014 Olympics will be officially underway!? As excitement builds across the country, we know that many companies and associations will want to bring in Olympic-related speakers. Whether you’re looking for athletes, media personalities or high-performance experts, prospeakers.com has someone for you: Current Olympians Jon Montgomery – 2010 Gold Medal Olympian – … Read More