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Josh Davis          

5-Time Olympic Medalist & Motivational Speaker

In 1996 Josh Davis made history by becoming the only man in any sport from any nation at the Atlanta Olympic Games to win 3 gold medals. With a passion for representing the U.S., Davis returned to the Olympics in Sydney in 2000 where he was elected Captain of the USA Men's swim team. He went on to break the American record three times in his event the 200-meter freestyle and won two silver medals at the 2000 Sydney Games. After 2 Olympics and 5 medals, he has established himself as an ambassador for the sport of swimming and is pioneering the road for the next generation of professional swimmers.

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Leadership: Making every body on the team a captain

Josh was captain of the first USA junior team in 1989 at the age of 16. He was elected captain of his high school team in 1990 at 17, then his college team in '94 at age 21, then was co-captain of the USA swim Team for 3 years from '97 to 2000. Josh shares his principles of leadership that anybody can apply to achieve maximum effectiveness for a group striving for peak performance.

Preparing to Win and Performing under Pressure

Josh has a total of 10 swims at the Olympics and each time he achieved a zone experience while pursuing excellence. Josh shares how to have the right motivation to get into the PPZ-the Peak Performance Zone!

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