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Testimonials for Tatiana Grigorieva
"Tatiana's presentation was not only inspirational but also thought provoking for the women in attendance. She commented that the world of sport and business is very much alike in working to the best of ones mental and physical ability to achieve goals."
Marlene Elliott, SA Marketing Manager, KPMG
Fee Range: Up to $5000
Tatiana Grigorieva's Biography
Tatiana Grigorieva launched herself to stardom at the Sydney Olympics, winning a silver medal and quickly followed with gold at the 2002 Commonwealth Games with an innate sense of passion, motivation and drive As a former national level 400m hurdler in Russia, Tatiana took up pole vaulting when she migrated to Australia in 1997.
Tatiana has also been the face of the Spring Racing Carnival and Rexona as well as appearing on countless magazine covers. Her outstanding performances at the elite level have continued and 2006 has proved to be her best year ever. She has jumped over 4.5metres 6 times and has recorded 2 new personal best heights within days of each other and is one of the top ten pole vaulters in the world.
Tatiana is a passionate, motivational speaker and an experienced presenter. From a small school in Coober Pedy to the lawns of Parliament House, Canberra on Harmony Day and the Australia Day Corporate Address to KPMG’s Women in Management Forum.
"I came from nowhere to somewhere by going step by step, never giving up and constantly setting myself new limits." Her determination and focus enabling her successful delivery off the field, Tatiana gave a Harmony Day address on the lawn of Parliament House, and an Australia Day Corporate address to thousands. An experienced corporate speaker and elite athlete, Tatiana is a sure winner.
Since retiring Tatiana has been coaching at an elite boys school in Queensland, St Joseph’s College, Brisbane and featured in TV shows such as Gladiators and Dancing with the Stars. Tatiana has also ran a gelato business for many years..
Speaking Topics Include
Goal Setting and Motivation - Knowing what you want and not letting anything stand in your way - Managing your time and priorities - Never giving up...no matter what
Dealing with Stress and Pressure - Remaining focused and calm - Controlling the environment around you - What can you do when things go wrong
Wellness - Being the best you can be - Tatiana's secrets to healthy living: how to look good, feel good and perform at your best
Challenging Yourself - Always look for new challenges for yourself