Ask about Brant Garvey
Key Points
  • Brant Garvey was the first Australian Paratriathlete in his category to participate in the Paralympics.
  • Current world record holder and first above knee amputee to complete an Ironman Triathlon in Australia.
  • 2017, 2016, 2015 and 2014 Oceania Paratriathlon Champion.
  • 2017, 2016, 2015 and 2014 National Paratriathlon Champion.
  • 1st Place at 2015 ITU World Paratriathlon Championship (Sunshine Coast, Australia).
  • 1st Place at 2014 ITU World Paratriathlon Event (Yokohama, Japan).
  • Founder of apparel company noXcuses.
Topics
  • Overcoming Adversity
    Born as an above-knee amputee, running was something that was considered impossible for Brant. However, his drive to challenge himself, overcome obstacles and make no excuses have pushed him to become the world-class athlete and paratriathlon champion he is today.
  • Disability Awareness and Education
    As someone who has never let his disability stop him from going what he wants in life, Brant’s message will resonate strongly with everyone.
  • Taking Risks to Achieve Your Goals
    The comfort zone is a place that is unfamiliar to Brant. He believes that pushing your personal boundaries is the only way you will learn just how far you can go.
  • Change Management
    Changing your life is intimidating. Brant is an amazing example of how sheer will and determination can transform your life for the better.
  • High Performance
    Brant is the first Australian above knee amputee to compete in an Ironman Triathlon, setting a world-record time in the process. The event consists of a 3.8km swim, 180km ride, 42km run – a massive undertaking for any athlete.
  • Gap Analysis
    From a relative newcomer to the triathlon scene to representing Australia to its debut in the Paralympic – Brant knows what needs to be done to get to your desired goal.
  • GRIT and Resilience
    Resilience is more than a trait but a character that we can develop and Brant sees GRIT as a main component in building resilience.
Testimonials

Great to listen to as he has no pretences. Very engaging communicator to a broad audience with a down to earth, honest recount of his experiences with a valuable message.
Tilly's Crawler Parts

Brant is a great public speaker, lively, humourous, engaging and gets his message across that life is mainly what you make of your chances and opportunities.
Underwriting Agencies Council

Brant engaged with the audience really well. He is upbeat, inspirational and held the audience attention throughout. Would highly recommend Brant again.
Market Creations

Amazing energy and great story telling with a lot of passion for what he does.
JWH Group

Brant is an exceptional speaker and an absolute inspiration. He also took the time to speak to so many people after the presentation, and everyone thoroughly enjoyed the evening.
Cathara Consulting

Such an engaging speaker and a total inspiration. Genuine down to earth guy.
Community Development

Brant's presentation was truly inspiring and motivating not only in a business sense but also on personal level for over one hundred attendees. He is a captivating speaker who openly shares his life's highs and lows and provides valuable insight into how to build resilience and reach even the biggest goals you may have - just as Brant has done and continues to do.
Kennerlys

Brant is a very special person. His story of achievement through difficulties and challenges is a triumph he shares with all around him. His presentation to my group of CEO's was inspirational and his message on Resilience was taken very seriously by all.
Chairman
The Executive Connection