Laura Wilkinson has been a member of the US National Swim team since 1995. She placed first at the 2000 Olympic Games, 2004 World Cup, and 2005 World Championships, making her the only woman in history to win a gold medal in every major world competition in platform diving. In addition to that, Wilkinson is also the only American diver in history to win a Goodwill Games gold medal.
Back in college, she won two NCAA titles, eight NCAA All-American Honors, and 17 US National titles. She was also a two-time finalist for the AAU Sullivan award, and was nominated for an ESPY in 2000 for Female US Olympic Athlete of the Year.
**Laura Wilkinson Speaker**
Before the 2000 Olympics, Wilkinson suffered from a serious foot injury. During that time, she practiced through mental imagery of her dives. Two months later, her foot was not fully recovered but she was able to qualify for the Olympics. Despite her injury, Laura Wilkinson gave a stellar performance. She was able to endure the pain and earn the gold, making her the first American woman to win a gold medal in platform diving since 1964. With her inspiring story, a Laura Wilkinson speaker appearance is sure to capture the hearts of your audience at your next corporate function. TSE can work with you to make a Laura Wilkinson speaker appearance happen. Contact us now and we’ll start the Laura Wilkinson speaker negotiations on your behalf.
**Laura Wilkinson Appearance**
Wilkinson’s sweet smile is recognizable around the world and that sets her apart from her competitors. She explains, “I smile because I love what I do. I make a commitment before the competition to enjoy the experience however it turns out.” Behind Laura’s smile lies her courage. She is a woman of strength and determination, making a Laura Wilkinson appearance a valuable addition to your next agenda.
**Laura Wilkinson Endorsement**
Laura Wilkinson’s heroic dive at the 2000 Olympics is something many people will always remember. Her passion for the sport surpasses her love of training and competition. Aside from endorsing Wheaties, she manages the Laura Wilkinson Foundation, a non profit corporation she built in hopes of seeing the USA re-emerge as the world leader in diving. Her big dream is yet another example of her ability to persevere no matter what, and a Laura Wilkinson endorsement brings that same grit and determination to the products and services she supports.
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