Michael McKillop Northern Ireland Aeroplan

Ireland’s Inspirational 4 x Paralympic Champion & World Record Holder

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D £3 - £5,000

  • 4 Time Paralympic Gold Medallist, 7 Time World Champion and Multiple World Record Holder.
  • One of Ireland’s most successful elite sportsmen of all time.
  • Competes internationally in able bodied athletics proving hurdles and obstacles can be overcome.
  • Speaks and inspires organisations and individuals within the UK & Irelands biggest companies to go after and achieve goals.

Dr Michael McKillop is a 4 Time Paralympic Gold Medallist, 7 Time World Champion and Multiple World Record Holder. Michael was diagnosed with a disability called Cerebral Palsy, at 2 years and 10 months after his parents fought for more tests to be given as they knew something wasn’t right. This was not going to hold back this young man.

Michael McKillop is one of Ireland’s most successful elite sportsmen. At the tender age of 18 he won his first Paralympic Gold medal in the T37 800m in the Iconic Birds Nest stadium in Beijing, China. He then stole the show at the London 2012 Paralympic Games where he not only retained his 800m crown, but also won the 1500m for his category, setting a World and a Paralympic Games Record to boot. Most recently, Michael has just returned from competing in this years Rio Paralympic Games where he went on to retain his 1500m title.

In addition, McKillop competes in able-bodied athletics and is a former Irish National Junior men’s Cross country champion and was the team captain of the Irish team for the European cross country championships in 2009, Michael became the first Paralympic athlete to represent his country at an IAAF cross country championships. He was also the Irish Under 23 1500m champion on the track in 2011.

Alongside his athletics career, McKillop has spent time actively promoting Paralympic sport across Ireland, and is now trying to inspire the corporate world to believe that there is no hurdle or challenge big enough to stop you from achieving your goals or dreams.

Michael has had the chance over the last few years to speak with some of the biggest companies in the UK including Nestle, Dell, Allianz, Britvic and many more. Now its your time to be inspired and achieve your personal or company’s goals/targets.

To enquire about booking Michael McKillop to give a motivational talk to your company, organisation or school please contact Promotivate Speakers Agency in London +442078711829 or in Belfast on +4428 95320666 or use our booking enquiry form below.

Michael McKillop

Motivational Speaker Michael McKillop
  • 4 Time Paralympic Gold Medallist, 7 Time World Champion and Multiple World Record Holder.
  • One of Ireland's most successful elite sportsmen of all time.
  • Competes internationally in able bodied athletics proving hurdles and obstacles can be overcome.
  • Speaks and inspires organisations and individuals within the UK & Irelands biggest companies to go after and achieve goals.
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Michael McKillop

Motivational Speaker Michael McKillop
  • 4 Time Paralympic Gold Medallist, 7 Time World Champion and Multiple World Record Holder.
  • One of Ireland’s most successful elite sportsmen of all time.
  • Competes internationally in able bodied athletics proving hurdles and obstacles can be overcome.
  • Speaks and inspires organisations and individuals within the UK & Irelands biggest companies to go after and achieve goals.

Dr Michael McKillop is a 4 Time Paralympic Gold Medallist, 7 Time World Champion and Multiple World Record Holder. Michael was diagnosed with a disability called Cerebral Palsy, at 2 years and 10 months after his parents fought for more tests to be given as they knew something wasn’t right. This was not going to hold back this young man.

Michael McKillop is one of Ireland’s most successful elite sportsmen. At the tender age of 18 he won his first Paralympic Gold medal in the T37 800m in the Iconic Birds Nest stadium in Beijing, China. He then stole the show at the London 2012 Paralympic Games where he not only retained his 800m crown, but also won the 1500m for his category, setting a World and a Paralympic Games Record to boot. Most recently, Michael has just returned from competing in this years Rio Paralympic Games where he went on to retain his 1500m title.

In addition, McKillop competes in able-bodied athletics and is a former Irish National Junior men’s Cross country champion and was the team captain of the Irish team for the European cross country championships in 2009, Michael became the first Paralympic athlete to represent his country at an IAAF cross country championships. He was also the Irish Under 23 1500m champion on the track in 2011.

Alongside his athletics career, McKillop has spent time actively promoting Paralympic sport across Ireland, and is now trying to inspire the corporate world to believe that there is no hurdle or challenge big enough to stop you from achieving your goals or dreams.

Michael has had the chance over the last few years to speak with some of the biggest companies in the UK including Nestle, Dell, Allianz, Britvic and many more. Now its your time to be inspired and achieve your personal or company’s goals/targets.

To enquire about booking Michael McKillop to give a motivational talk to your company, organisation or school please contact Promotivate Speakers Agency in London +442078711829 or in Belfast on +4428 95320666 or use our booking enquiry form below.

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