Martine Wright MBE

 7/7 survivor, Paralympic athlete, Inspirational and motivational speaker

 

Martine Wright brings humour to her story with a serious message of hope, recovery and embracing change for all it brings.  It makes her story human, relatable and stirs lots of different emotions during her presentation.  Martine Wright has a skill in delivery that you leave feeling uplifted, positive and thinking you can achieve anything you set your mind too.  The standing ovation from the conference delegates told me all I needed to know.

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Martine Wright MBE , 7/7’s most injured survivor lost both legs in the Circle line bombing during the 2005 terrorist attacks on the London underground, yet she considers herself a lucky woman with a whole new life of opportunities.

Martine Wright MBE  has since rebuilt her life, skydived, learned to fly,  become a wife, mother, captain of the British Paralympic Sitting volleyball team, Ambassador, Patron,  an inspirational and motivational speaker and much more!.

On 6 July 2005 Martine Wright MBE and work friends gathered to watch the announcement of the host city for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic games. The next morning, having overslept, Martine MBE caught the Circle line and sat just three feet away from suicide bomber Shehzad Tanweer. The worst injured, and consequently last rescued survivor of the 7/7 bombings, Martine MBE was trapped for over an hour having lost 80% of her blood supply as well as both legs above the knees. There followed a painful year of rehabilitation including learning to walk again on prosthetics.

It was the 2012 London Olympics and Paralympics that gave her life new shape and her days meaning. For everybody in Britain, those two days were among the strangest and most shocking in recent history for Martine Wright MBE  it provided a spring board for new opportunities and goals and a new life!

Martine Wright MBE  is now busy sharing her journey form despair to determination to succeed. She is able to tailor her presentations to suit the needs of the client. She has spoken at intimate events of 20 people to audiences in excess of 10000 at Wembley Area and the O2 .  She always tailors her presentations to suit the needs of the client and explain why the number 7 has become a powerful force for her.

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Martine Wright MBE  has the ability to interact with a wide range of people and  is comfortable in any environment delivering keynote speeches for corporate markets, public sector events, health, charitable and education conferences to sporting awards evenings.

Martine Wright – a truly Inspirational and Motivational Speaker.