Mark Tuitert is a former Dutch speed skater who won Olympic gold in the 1500 meter event at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. After retiring from competitive speed skating, Mark has continued to make a positive impact as a published writer, sharing his experiences and insights on topics such as stoicism. As a sought-after speaker, Mark shares his wisdom and knowledge on how to develop a resilient and focused approach to life, drawing on his experiences as an Olympic champion and adopting a Stoic Mindset.
‘How do you hold yourself up in the storm of life? How do you deal with uncertainty, when things don’t go the way they should? No struggle, no victory’, says former speed skater Mark Tuitert. He has been ‘there’ and still challenges himself every day. The Olympic gold medallist has broadened his horizons, becoming co-founder of First Energy Gum, producing his own ‘Drive Podcast’ as well as being a trainer at the online fitness platform Fitchannel. Inspired by the ‘stoics’, Mark is, in turn, inspiring others in his first book, “Drive: Train Your Stoic Mindset”.
Why hire Mark Tuitert as a speaker?
Mark Tuitert has an inspiring story which he shares candidly. Like no other, he can make a clear connection between professional sports and business. The former speed skater’s energy is contagious during his presentations and clinics. Mark Tuitert provides helpful tips & tricks that encourage you to achieve your goals and dreams. He discusses important topics such as: personal leadership, a Stoic mindset, teamwork, dealing with setbacks and uncertainty, and working efficiently. He does not shy away from bringing up personal topics from which he has drawn life lessons – the world of elite sport, his parents’ divorce, and the difficult relationship with his father that followed. Mark employs the principles of Stoic philosophy in his own life and delivers these lessons to his public in an entertaining way.
How do you cultivate resilience? How do you set goals for yourself and with your team? How do you deal with setbacks? And what exactly is drive? Mark shares his inspiration, motivation, and thinking through his work. He would love to share insights that can help you find and maximize your own potential. You can book Mark here to perform at your conference, gathering, or training.
Drive: Train Your Stoic Mindset
Do your emotions sometimes run away in all directions, or do you have concerns about things that are really beyond your control? Then Mark Tuitert’s new book is there for you. Let Mark take you into the world of the stoics. His book, “Drive: Train Your Stoic Mindset,” gives you 10 practical lessons and exercises to apply to your own life.
“Stop being led by emotions and become the leader of your emotions.” – Mark Tuitert
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