Sir Matthew Pinsent CBE

British Rower, Quadruple Olympic Gold Medallist & Broadcaster

Sir Matthew Pinsent CBE entered Olympic history in 2004 at the Athens Olympic Games when he led the Great Britain coxless four to victory. In doing so Matthew became one of only 5 athletes in the world to win 4 consecutive gold medals in four consecutive Olympic Games.

"One of the UK's most decorated athletes"

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  • Motivation and Teamwork
  • Winning and Success
  • Achieving Peak Performance
  • The Olympic Experience
  • After Dinner


Matthew presents in English.

How he presents

His speeches are always tailored to the client's brief and audience's requirements. Commanding the stage and captivating his audiences, his description of the dynamics of teamwork in a rowing crew are outstanding and mirror those that businesses aspire to achieve.

Books & Media

  • A Lifetime in a Race

In Detail

In 1992, Matthew had his first taste of Olympic success, when he won his first gold medal at the Barcelona Olympics. Once again in Atlanta in 1996 the Pinsent / Redgrave duo claimed gold and in 2000 in Sydney they triumphed once more and Matthew won his third Olympic gold medal. He has worked on the BBC series Inside Sport, where his work has included a controversial interview with Dwain Chambers. He reports on a range of sports from football to horse-racing and from rugby to the Winter Olympics. As one of the BBC's leading broadcasters for 2012, Matthew was fronting the World Olympic Dream series, which is following 26 international athletes on their journeys from around the world to the London 2012 Olympic Games.


Matthew entertains audiences with his presentations in which he shows the importance of teamwork, motivation and success. His determination and skill have made it possible for Matthew to reach his ultimate goal and make him one of Britain?s greatest ever endurance Olympians.


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CEO Event

Matthew Pinsent gave a superb presentation, delivered with passion and exactly to our brief. He had a great mixture of humour and detail. We had very positive feedback.

Retail Banking Group

Management Summit

Matthew is a great guy, super nice to work with. Very friendly and accommodating. Quite detailed, gave a good sense of what the sport involves.

Global Advisory Company

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