Power to Perform – Danny Crates & Donna Fraser
The Power to Perform is a new joint presentation by two inspirational athletes Danny Crates and Donna Fraser, covering high performance, resilience and change
About the Presentation
Two talented individuals, two individuals with one common goal, ‘to be the best versions of themselves, two individuals who have overcome adversity, two individuals who joined forces to have a long-lasting partnership, like no other…
Donna Fraser (4x Olympian) and Danny Crates (3 x Paralympian and Paralympic Gold medallist) joined forces in 2000, the first of its kind, orchestrated by their Coach Ayo Falola. A partnership that saw each of these formidable individuals reach the pinnacle of their athletics career because their strengths complemented each other – giving them the power to perform.
12 years since they last stepped foot on the track together they have once again joined forces to create a powerful and unique presentation inspired by their Coach Falola. The FALOLA model captures the traits and qualities instilled in them by Ayo.
During the session they will share their journeys to success built around the FALOLA model, allowing everyone to translate these learnings into their personal and professional lives.
The presentation covers
- Performing Under Pressure
- Effective Goal Setting
- Learning from Setbacks and Failure
- Surround yourself with talented people
- High-performance Mindset
- Incremental Gain
- Mental health and wellbeing
- Optimising Personal Performance
- Change Management
ABOUT DANNY CRATES
Danny Crates is a highly experienced and sought-after keynote speaker who guarantees excellent returns for his clients’ way beyond presentation day.
A master storyteller and event host Danny’s 19-years global speaking experience shines through. He is dynamic and presents with warmth and humour, quickly captivating and engaging with his audience.
After losing his right arm in a horrific accident at just 21 years old, Danny was determined to overcome that huge hurdle in his life, focus on the future and regain his positive mental attitude. Danny’s drive and determination saw him back on the rugby field within 6 months and shortly after into Paralympic sport, quickly dominating – famously winning gold in the men’s 800 metres at the Athens 2004 Paralympic Games, a year which also saw him set a new world record. It was the highlight of a glittering international career that saw Danny win every major title in the sport, including the World Championships, European Championships, and Paralympic World Cup.
Since retiring from international athletics, Danny continues to build on his reputation as a leading motivational/inspirational speaker in the world of business and sport delivering keynote presentations around the world that leave his audience motivated and inspired to achieve their goals and targets both personally and within business.
ABOUT DONNA FRASER
Donna Fraser has become a leader in equality diversity and inclusion with over 10 years of corporate experience within business, sport, leadership, well-being, and PMA for both start-ups and established companies.
In 2021 she was awarded an OBE (Order of the British Empire) for services to equality, diversity, and inclusion in the workplace and has served as a Trustee, advisor, and Board member for multiple organisations such as the London Marathon Charitable Trust, Women’s Sports Trust, British Athletes Commission, International Women’s Group and Her Spirit to name a few.
Donna Fraser is a 4x Olympian and former 400m sprinter for Great Britain, with a successful athletics career that spanned over 20 years and has a host of European, Commonwealth, and World medals. Donna, unfortunately, retired in 2009 due to being diagnosed with Breast Cancer. She was recognised with the Freedom of the Borough of Croydon in 2018 for services to sport and continues to be enthused to help inspire a generation through education by ‘giving back and sharing her knowledge and experience with young people aspiring to achieve their goals.
For more information on the Power to Perform or on Donna or Danny as individual speakers please contact us on email@example.com or call 020 8854 7247