Keynote speaker Ruben Gonzalez speaks from his Olympic experience. He teaches the personal effectiveness system he used to achieve success again and again in both the Olympics and in the business world. He is proof that ordinary people can achieve extraordinary things if they follow a few simple steps. Ruben inspires his audiences to become more productive and to live life fully while using personal Olympic stories to illustrate all his points.
Why you should book speaker Ruben Gonzalez
- He demonstrates how to strive through difficulties. As a Four-Time Olympian and internationally recognized expert on developing mental toughness, speaker Ruben Gonzalez knows how to continue to achieve success, and show audience members how they can strive to do the same.
- He is a master of progressive thinking. A dynamic storyteller, our speaker Ruben Gonzales uses his Olympic experiences to inspire audiences to think differently, live life with passion, and dare to take the necessary steps toward their goals.
- He is encouraging. Ruben gives prime examples on how to push beyond self-imposed limitations and to produce better results!
A seemingly “ordinary guy,” speaker Ruben Gonzalez wasn’t a gifted athlete. He didn’t take up the sport of luge until he was 21. Against all the odds, four years later, he was competing in the Winter Olympics. At the age of 47, he was racing against 20-year-olds in the Vancouver Winter Olympics! From Dubai to Toronto, from Hanoi to Cancun, from Singapore to Africa, keynote speaker Ruben Gonzales has inspired and motivated audiences around the world.
Armed with the same energy and dedication that he put into his athletic career, keynote speaker Ruben Gonzalez brings to audiences of all sizes and backgrounds a truly unique, truly memorable performance that teaches as it entertains, and inspires as it motivates Because of his powerfully inspiring story, Ruben Gonzales was selected to carry the Olympic Torch at the Salt Lake City Olympics. Speaker Ruben Gonzales’ story of overcoming incredible challenges on the road to competing in four Olympic Games over four decades goes right into the core of his audience’s psyche, filling them with the inspiration and self-belief they need to achieve their goals.
Ruben had appeared nationally on ABC, CBS, and NBC. He’s been featured in Time Magazine, N.Y. Times, as well as publications around the world. His articles on peak-performance are read on every continent. His book, “The Courage to Succeed,” has been endorsed by Lou Holtz, Stephen Covey, Ken Blanchard, Brian Tracy, and Dr. Robert Schuller.
His client list reads like a Who’s Who of Corporate America: Dell, Coca-Cola, Farmers Insurance, Ortho McNeal, the Million Dollar Round Table, Oracle, Wells Fargo, Century21, and even the U.S. Treasury Department! Ruben Gonzales has shared the stage with speaking legends Zig Ziglar, Denis Waitley, and Tom Hopkins. They’ve hailed him as a leader of a new generation of personal development speakers.
The sought-after speaker Ruben Gonzales will inspire and equip your people to achieve more than ever before. People walk out of Ruben’s keynote presentation, knowing they have what it takes to achieve sustained success. Ruben will inspire your people to reach their full potential, to make bold decisions, and to take action – creating long-lasting success for your organization. He will change you.
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