Jonny Wilkinson CBE

Jonny Wilkinson CBE

Jonny Wilkinson is a former legend of English rugby who is famous for the drop goal in the final minute of extra time that won the 2003 Rugby World Cup. He is widely celebrated as the best Rugby Union players of all time.

In 2002, Jonny was awarded an MBE for services to Rugby Union. Two years later he was promoted to an OBE and then in 2015 he became a CBE. 

Since retiring, Jonny has established himself as a sustainability advocate, health and wellbeing ambassador, a coach, business founder and philanthropist. He is also a sought-after public speaker. 

As a player, Jonny played club rugby for 12 seasons, while amassing 91 caps at international level for England. Following his retirement in 2014, Jonny became a popular sports pundit for ITV and Sky Sports, while also launching his own health drink brand No 1 Living

More recently Jonny launched a podcast called I AM exploring topics such as  human potential, connection to self, health and wellbeing, and sustainability. In a series of interviews with inspirational people, Jonny explores spiritual self-investigation and self-awareness.

Jonny is a popular and fascinating speaker, who engages audiences with sporting anecdotes from his time playing rugby, explores the difficulties and fears he lived with as a player and the mental health challenges he experienced. He also talks deeply about potential, self-awareness and living a rewarding, balanced life, as well as launching a successful health brand.

Contact Great British Speakers today to book legendary rugby player, business founder, philanthropist Jonny Wilkinson CBE for your next event.

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