Ben Hunt-Davis MBE is a former British competition rower and an Olympic champion.
Ben competed at the 1992 Barcelona games and the 1996 Atlanta games. He won a silver medal in the 1999 World Rowing Championships. Hunt-Davis won a gold medal in the Men's VIIIs at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, as a member of the British rowing team, the first British crew to have won this event since 1912.
Today, Ben is a keynote speaker and performance coach and owns a leadership development company, Will It Make The Boat Go Faster? Ltd. He has also been working with the British Olympic Association after his time in competing
He has co-authored a book "Will It Make The Boat Go Faster?" with Harriet Beveridge, the journey of the search for speed and perfection that Ben Hunt-Davis of Great Britain shares.
Ben Hunt-Davis has been a guest on 3 episodes.
179: Retiring as an Olympian: What happens after you hit your goals - Ben Hunt-Davis MBE
August 3rd, 2021 | Season 7 | 18 mins 34 secs
olympics, prioritisation, success
Ben Hunt-Davis MBE explains how he built a new life after winning the olympics when he had to move into the rest of the world. There are a lot of great lessons for finding your place and the ways to focus on the right things.
178: Olympic lessons - Ben Hunt-Davis MBE, Gold Medal rower
July 13th, 2021 | Season 7 | 18 mins 53 secs
growth mindset, olympics, success
Ben Hunt-Davis won a gold medal in rowing at the Sydney Olympics and shares some of his big lessons in mindsets
92: Will it Make the Boat Go Faster? - Ben Hunt-Davis, Gold Medal Olympian, Author, Entrepreneur
February 13th, 2020 | Season 5 | 52 mins 41 secs
author, coach, olympian, performance expert, rowing team, speaker
A unique take on Ben Hunt-Davis' story. Ben took us with him through his early experience travelling to his career in sports and has learnt some huge lessons over the years.
We really dig deep on how he found success in dealing with his problems in attaining goals from his competitive sport and in life.