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Abi Oyepitan


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Inspiring Others Changing Lives

Abi helped in making an impact on many young people‚Äôs lives and raising their aspirations whilst working on the Sporting Champions programme, and is now looking to inspire your audience by sharing her secret of what it takes to be the best you can!

Testimonials

'Abi was really great in interacting with the young people and it seemed the young people really engaged with her as well." Mark Stokes, Bucks & MK School Games
"Abi was an inspirational addition to the opening ceremony of our Summer School Games, she delivered a motivational speech to all participants and then throughout the morning had the chance to watch and engage with approximately 60% of all competitors." Danielle Guy, Cambs & Peterborough School Games
"Abi's track session was ideally pitched at the young people attending, it not only helped complete beginners but provided useful help and advice to those youngsters already engaged in track athletics." Tim Cook, Sportivate deliverer, Living Sport
"It was absolutely fantastic to be able to have Abi attend our event! We were very pleased with how she got involved and interacted with our students and staff and we would like to thank her for attending and helping making our event a huge success!" Jennifer Phillips, Imperial College London

Biography

Abi competed in her first Olympics in 2004, narrowly missing out on the 100m final but she appeared in the 200m final, the first British woman since Kathy Cook in 1984 to reach this stage, finishing 7th and gained valuable Olympic experience. Abi missed much of the 2005 season through injury and had limited appearances in 2006. In the 2010 Commonwealth Games, Abi secured silver in the 200m and gold in the 4x100m relay.  

Abi represented Team GB at London 2012, reaching the semi finals in the 200m.

Competitive Record

2010 Commonwealth Games, Gold, 4x100m

2012, Commonwealth Games, Silver, 200m

2004 Athens Olympics - Semi Final 100m

2002, Commonwealth Games, Silver, 200m and Gold 4x100m relay

2002, Commonwealth Games, Bronze, 4x100m relay

2001, National AAA Championships, Gold, 200m  



Call us today on 01245 328303 and book Abi Oyepitan to come and speak at your school or college.

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