Sharron Davies MBE

Sharron Davies MBE

Sharron started her international Swimming career at just eleven years of age.  Winning medals at all levels including World, European, Commonwealth and Olympic, over a twenty year period, she competed in three Olympics in three different decades. She was awarded an MBE in 1993 and an honorary doctorate from Exeter University. 

To date, Sharron has competed at or worked on 11 Olympic Games and seen them transform into the huge commercial operation they are today.  Sharron was part of the successful Bid Team and British Olympic Ambassador for London 2012 as well as being part of the host Broadcast Team. 

She has worked for the BBC poolside for the past 22 years, providing valuable insight into her Sport of swimming, and has the accolade of being the first person to interview Michael Phelps when he became the World’s most decorated Olympian.   Other TV highlights include presenting a series on Parenting for C5, appearing in and presenting Superstars, presenting The Big Breakfast for Channel 4 and appearing on the panel of Question Time, to name but a few. Sharron also appeared as Amazon on ITV’s huge popular Saturday night show Gladiators, before snapping her cruciate ligament. 2017 has seen Sharron take on the gruelling challenge of the Island with Bear Grylls for Channel 4.

Sharron is hugely involved in the development of women’s sport, helping to raise awareness and women’s profiles. 

She qualified from Bath University as a Personal Trainer and is a big believer in the need for a fitter society, and the need to address the real issue of rising obesity rates and the medical knock on effects.   Her life has been centred around sport, and she is very passionate about its positive effects.

Sharron juggles her busy career with family life, as a working mum of three, which includes a daughter who is a Junior International Athlete and a son who is an ex Junior International touring rugby player.  Her youngest son is now ten, and into everything! 

Sharron has worked with numerous international companies and brands, Academies and Schools, presenting at motivational events and talks, as well as in Ambassadorial roles.  She also hosts conferences and business events all over the world.

Sharron brings a wealth of practical knowledge and experience to the table as well as a huge passion for Sport.

Twitter: @Sharrond62

Nuff Respect

November 2017

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