Jonathan Edwards CBE
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Former Olympic Triple Jumper and world Record Holder Jonathan Edwards is no stranger to our screens. He forms a key part of the BBC Sport team offering his commentary and advice on today’s current track and field stars.
Jonathan is a core ambassador for London 2012. Involved from the outset of our bid he will remain firmly placed right up until 2012 itself. Jonathan is charismatic, intelligent and extremely articulate.
He is naturally eloquent and provides concise and thorough presentations. Jonathan specifically offers a presentation on ‘The Business of the Bid’ - the background to our successful 2012 achievement.
Areas of Expertise
Jonathan has been firmly positioned as a key member of the 2012 bid team from the outset and has recently secured his continued involvement as the athlete member serving on the London 2012 Organising Committee Board from now until the games itself. His public positioning has cemented his profile as one of Britain's most eloquent and intellectual sporting speakers....
Jonathan has been required to take to the stage at countless high profile media gatherings. He is an accomplished, controlled and comfortable speaker. He was our secret ticket during the final push in Singapore as he was rehearsed and ready to replace any of the speakers in the event of a problem – including Lord Coe himself.
Jonathan is an experienced and professional speaker. He is relaxed, natural and confident when he presents. Eloquent and concise Jonathan is clear and controlled. He attacks his addresses with a focused and intelligent style.
Jonathan offers a specific presentation on the ‘Business of the Bid’ As an integral member of the bid team he offers behind the scenes information on the construction and implementation of the bid effort. The key focus areas, the leadership and the teamwork required for success.
Jonathan is passionate about everything the 2012 games will do for sport in this country and he translates this in a genuine and inspiring manner. Having been involved from the outset right up to the momentous outcome in Singapore Jonathan’s excitement, relief, joy and overwhelming enthusiasm for producing a 2012 games is evident in this factual business address.