Shirley Robertson

Double Olympic Gold Medallist, Speaker and Broadcaster

After a successful career flying the flag for British sailing, with two Olympic gold medals to her name, Shirley Robertson is now considered one of the sport’s most successful broadcasters. An accomplished presenter across multiple channels, she is an engaging public speaker, and a regular contributor to discussion across a variety of topics within sailing.


TV & Media

Shirley’s on the water success is mirrored in her chosen career of broadcasting, where she is considered one of the sport’s pre-eminent television journalists.


Public Speaking

Gripping stories of drive, ambition and sporting success form the bedrock of a repertoire of inspirational content that both engages and entertains the live audience, across a wide spectrum of events.



The first British woman to claim consecutive Olympic Gold Medals, Shirley’s career spanned the advent of success for the modern British Olympic movement, and is an inspirational story that starts in the land locked hills of Clackmannanshire, Scotland.