Spiderman Alain Robert of France is regarded as the world’s greatest daredevil and by climbers as the greatest of all time. He climbs mountains and structures without the security of any ropes using only his hands to summit earths greatest challenges.
Born in France, Alain has climbed cliffs, mountains and gorges; but it his achievements in conquering 143 of the world’s tallest buildings with his bare hands that have bought celebrity status in more than 100 countries.
The public and media cannot get enough of the incredible Spiderman and every ascent is greeted with great acclaim. When he climbed the National Bank of Abu Dhabi, 150,000 people assembled on the streets below. His climb of the Sapphire Mall, Istanbul attracted more than four hundred TV, press and media personnel and the climb was shown live on 4 TV stations.
Alain’s global celebrity status is easy to confirm. A ‘Google search’ shows most Hollywood ‘A List Celebrities’ and world sports stars, you get between 20 and 40 million results.
Some examples are below:
When Alain was booked by the Russian Government to climb Moscow State University in celebration of Moscow’s birthday, 100,000 people attended. His heroic ascent of the world’s tallest building, the Khalifa Burj, Dubai (818 meters / 2720 feet) was front page news in every country and a feat that will never be duplicated.
Alain has starred in many TV documentaries worldwide. He was the subject of a CNN ‘Revealed Show’ that went to a world audience of 700 million people. The show is the preserve of global icons, and previous subjects have included; Nelson Mandela, Desmond Tutu, Francis Ford Coppola, Silvio Berlusconi, Dolce and Gabbana, etc. In 2010 he was made a World Ambassador for Zenith Watches of Switzerland.
Incredibly, what few people don’t know, is that in 1982 Alain received terrible career ending injuries in a major fall; as a result of which to this day he remains 66% disabled, suffers from vertigo and epilepsy. However, despite facing these immense challenges Alain overcame his disabilities turning a hopeless situation, into a fabulous international success and great wealth.
Given his astonishing achievements, we feel that no other person on earth has more right to motivate others than the incredible ‘Spiderman Alain Robert’. These days he is fast becoming one of the worlds’ most inspiring motivational, keynote and after dinner speakers. He has given talks internationally for a number of global corporations.
With charisma and humour, Alain calls upon his amazing real ‘life and near death’ experiences to motivate a new generation of workers and leaders. His talks inspire us all, for no matter what the challenges we face, Alain is living proof that we can all ‘Reach way past our dreams’
Alain Robert presents in both French and English.
"Alain Robert's keynotes focus on his extraordinary high profile climbing without safety ropes. But through preparation and planning like many other adventurers this can also be seen as taking 'intelligent risk'. Something businesses need to do to achieve greater success."