Meet a Speaker : Sir Steve RedgraveWritten by Shamari Steele
Sir Steve Redgrave
We are sure that you'll be delighted to learn that Sir Steve Redgrave will be joining us as a keynote speaker at the TUCO Conference.
Five-time Olympic Gold Medallist and Vice President of the British Olympic Association, Sir Steve Redgrave, is not only the world's greatest oarsman but also an author and respected philanthropist.
Sir Steve's experiences during his career enabled him to relate strongly to the Conference's theme of Health, Wealth & Wellbeing, as his athletic accolades were achieved against a background of serious illnesses including colitis and diabetes.
Since his Olympic success, Sir Steve has set up The Steve Redgrave Trust which is dedicated to raising money for children's charities, he helped to set up Sports Relief and is also Honorary Vice President of Diabetes UK.
During his keynote session on Wednesday 26th July, Sir Steve's talk on Endurance and Overcoming Adversity will offer insight on how to battle obstacles in order to achieve.
Click here to read Sir Steve's view on dealing with Crohn's and Colitis.