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Legend Michael Johnson on the Olympics, Usain Bolt and commentating for BBC Sport

Motivational speaker, entrepreneur and Olympic champion, Michael Johnson is one of the UK’s most respected provides of expert analysis and commentary around the world’s biggest sporting events. More than that, Michael truly enjoys speaking to others and sharing his insights of what it takes to perform under pressure and overcome any obstacles in a business, personal or sporting context. Chartwell are proud to work with Michael on events and conferences around the world.

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What our agents say:
“Michael is one of the most successful athletes in the history of track and field sports. His ability to speak with warmth and charisma about his world-beating accomplishments, together with deep insights of performing under pressure, and overcoming obstacles from his own sporting and entrepreneurial experience, will inspire any audience.”

Book Michael to speak at your next event or conference on sport, motivation and business, send us a quick email for his fee, expertise and latest availability.

Michael Johnson TIME interview at Beyond Sport Summit 2012
Beyond Sport

Michael Johnson beyond sport conference speaker

Olympic Legend Michael Johnson Talks Usain Bolt, Kirani James and Rio 2016

Michael Johnson IBtimes conference speaker

Usain Bolt meets Michael Johnson  
BBC Sport

Michael Johnson BBCSport Conference Speaker

How To Sprint with Michael Johnson | Faster Higher Stronger

Michael Johnson Olympics Conference speaker

Book Michael to speak at your next event or conference on sport, motivation and business, send us a quick email for his fee, expertise and latest availability.


Relive Michael Johnson’s 200m World Record in the 1996 Atlanta Olympics

200m world recordThinking ahead to this summer’s 2016 Olympic Games in Rio has got us thinking about that extraordinary night in Atlanta 20 years ago where Michael Johnson – one of the most successful Olympic Athletes of all time – broke the 200m world record in an eye-watering  time of 19.32 seconds.

Since retiring from Athletics, Michael has taken his drive and determination that saw him dominate athletics into the business world. Alongside his various successful business adventures, he has established himself as a highly sought-after inspirational and motivational speaker, having worked with some of the largest corporations in the world including Microsft, UBS and Sony. He has also developed his reputation as a leading television commentator and personality having worked for the BBC covering a number of high profile events including London 2012.

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