Don is a Paralympian with an amazing story to tell. Born without the lower half of his left leg Don shares his journey of what it took for him to climb to the top of the world in elite sport wrapped up in a presentation that will inspire and entertain.
They don’t come any livelier than the boy from the bush that took on the world. Entertaining, motivational and all round larrikin he represented Australia at 4 World Championships and three Olympic Games over 14 years. A triple Paralympic medalist from Athens 2004, Team Manager for London 2012 and a career comeback to compete in the Commonwealth Games in 2014.
Born “missing a few bits”, Don Elgin’s start in life certainly had its challenges. His remarkable story on overcoming adversity and gratitude has been motivating and inspiring audiences all over the world as he weaves his life story through an entertaining journey that will motivate and inspire you to get out of your comfort zone and ‘have a crack at life’.