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Olympic champion and network television and radio sports broadcaster, John Naber has observed and personally attained excellence and goal achievement throughout his 26-year professional career. Through his two books, over 1,000 motivational speeches, his Going for Gold Sales Improvement Program© and Award Winning Presentation Skills© program John teaches how to set world class goals and achieve world class results.

• Five Olympic medals: four gold; one silver, swimming, Montreal (1976)
• Six World Records (1976 – 1983)
• Ten NCAA Individual Titles (1974 – 1977)
• James E. Sullivan Award: USA’s top amateur athlete (1977)
• U.S. Olympic Committee Hall of Fame inductee (1984)
• Olympic Torchbearer (1984, 1996, 2002, 2004)


Broadcaster, Network Television and Radio
• ABC, NBC, CBS, ESPN, HBO, TBS, FOX Sports and others
• Television and radio broadcasts for eight Olympic Games
• Host, play-by-play and expert announcer for over 30 different sports
• Host of three television series and one game show


Motivational Speaker
• The 8-Step Gold Medal Process© and “Awaken the Olympian Within©” workshop
• Over 1,000 audiences, including many of the Fortune 100 companies
• Keynote Speaker, Master of Ceremonies, Workshop Facilitator, Panel Moderator

• “Awaken the Olympian Within… Stories from America’s Greatest Olympic Motivators” (2000)
• “Eureka! How Innovation Changes the Olympics and Everything Else” (2004)

Performance Coach
Going For Gold Sales Improvement Program©
Award Winning Presentation Skills© program

BA Psychology, (University of Southern California, 1977)
Honorary Doctor of Laws degree (Pepperdine University, 2003)
Chairman, Character Counts! Sports (1996 - Present)
President, U.S. Olympians Association (1994 – Present)



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