Emily Diamond

Emily Diamond is a 28 year old professional athlete currently training at the University of Bath. Emily grew up in Bristol, and enjoyed most sports as a child. She played county Hockey, competed for England at Rounders, and qualified for the U14 Road to Wimbledon Tennis Finals, which took place at the All England Club, when she was only 11 years old. Emily achieved her first Great Britain Vest in Athletics for the U20 European Championships, while in her final year of school.

Having achieved straight A’s at A Level, Emily went on to study at Loughborough University, where her international success continued and she qualified for her first Olympic Games, London 2012, at the age of 21. Since then, Emily has become one of the country's top 400m athletes and has won multiple international medals including Olympic Bronze in 2016 and World Championship Silver in 2017.

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Special Event Inspirational Talk by Emily Diamond

School Assembly

  • Up to 30 minute talk about her career and journey to Olympic Bronze.
  • Aim to leave children feeling inspired and able to achieve their dreams no matter how big or small.
  • Behind the scenes insight to the life of a professional track and field athlete.

Special Event

  • 60-90 minute in depth talk about Emily’s career and journey to Olympic Bronze/World Silver.
  • ‘Show and tell table’ –  handle & take photos of kit, equipment & medals.
  • Question and Answer session.
  • Opportunity for a greater in depth discussion
  • Video Montages.
tEmily Diamond Inspirational Speaking

Athletics Masterclass

  • ‘Introduction to sprints and relays.’
  • Up to 60 minute session.
  • Teach the sprint drills Emily would perform in training and pre competition.
  • An introduction to starting blocks.
  • 4x100m and 4x400m relay exchanges.

Bespoke Options

  • If you are interested in something slightly different to the above 3 options, please do not hesitate to get in touch with Emily to discuss other possibilities as Emily is pretty flexible with what she can offer.
  • A series of masterclasses. For example 1 masterclass per week for 5 weeks in the Summer term.
  • Sports team/ 1 on 1 mentoring.
  • Prep School and Junior School booking.
  • Assisting with coaching at a school/regional Athletics competition.

Empowering Students to...

  • Balance school & extra-curricular demands
  • Goal Set
  • Overcome disappointment
  • Cope with nerves
  • Grasp opportunities
  • Deal with injuries and set backs
  • Leave feeling inspired and motivated

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Emily's Sporting Appearances

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