As a two-time Olympian and Australian representative for rugby and bobsleigh, Jeremy Rolleston knows a lot about what it takes to make dreams happen. In this video clip, Jeremy Rolleston shares his incredible journey with the audience. He captivates them not by flaunting his achievements but rather by showing everyone that he has had as much downs as he’s had ups on the road to success. Jeremy talks about injuries, rejection and other unfortunate circumstances. He shares how he was able to chase after his dreams despite the challenges thrown his way as he says “It’s as much about the journey as the end game.”
Jeremy Rolleston is a two-time Olympian, Australian representative in two sports, successful finance professional, author, and sought after keynote speaker and coach.
As a rugby player, Jeremy played in numerous representative teams including the Australian Legends team, the Australian Universities team and the Australian B (Legends) sevens side, as well as the Italian side Rovigo. In 2006, Jeremy piloted Australia’s 2-man bobsleigh at the XX Winter Olympic Games in Torino, Italy. Most recently, after retiring from Olympic competition, Jeremy added two world titles to his name, winning both the Beach Sprint and Beach Flag events (Masters) at the World Surf Life Saving Championships in France, 2014.
Outside sports, Jeremy Rolleston’s passions include finance, motivational speaking and writing. He is currently Managing Director at Artesian Capital and previous to that was General Manager – Institutional Business at Perpetual Investments and Executive Director at investment banking firm Goldman Sachs JBWere. He has also published a book titled ‘A Life That Counts’ and has appeared on Fox Sports, Sunrise, The Today Show, Kerri-Anne, Sky News, ABC and Wide World of Sports; has lectured and written for the likes of Body&Soul, Fitness First, NSW Institute of Sport; and hosted a regular sports segment on 103.2FM.
He is on the Board of the NSW Olympians Club and is proud to be an Ambassador for the Global Poverty Project and the Australia Day Council.
Jeremy’s keynote topics include:
- Dare to Dream – My Story
- The Corporate Athlete / The Psychology of Success / Peak Performance
- Goal Setting – the Olympians way
- Impossible is Nothing – Desire into Action
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