Athletes Who Are Education Keynote Speakers

There are many athletes who understand the importance of education. Some were first-generation graduates in their families while others just appreciate the pathway sports gave them to get a degree. Sports education keynote speakers share their academic journeys and stress the importance of staying in school. They make great guests for school events, youth conferences and more. 

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Amobi Okugo is a professional soccer player, entrepreneur, media host, and philanthropist who has been recognized as a Forbes 30 under 30 recipient.   Amobi Okugo was drafted in the first ro...

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As a tennis player in the 1990s, Andre Agassi was an American icon Agassi is an eight-time Grand Slam champion, seven time runner-up, and three-time Davis Cup champion. He is one of seven male tennis...

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John Urschel is a former offensive lineman for the Baltimore Ravens who has one of the most interesting backgrounds of any player in the history of the NFL.  Urschel graduated from Penn State Universi...

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Michael Oher is a former NFL offensive lineman. He is best-known as the subject of the 2006 book, The Blind Side: Evolution of the Game, and the 2009 Academy Award-winning film, The Blind Side. Both t...

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Myron Rolle is a former player in the National Football League. He began to play in high school where he led his team to success and exhibited his skill on the field enough to be ranked as the number...

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Richard Sherman is a cornerback for the San Francisco 49ers in the NFL. Sherman attended Stanford University to play football on an athletic scholarship. In his freshman campaign he led the team in re...