iLEAD Talk: World Champion Paralympian Kurt Fearnley

iLEAD Talk - Kurt Fearnley

Tuesday, 11 March 2014, 05:30 pm — Tuesday, 11 March 2014, 06:30 pm

Location CT202, Callaghan campus
Contact Adam Elhindi
RSVP Tuesday, 11 March 2014

Kurt Fearnley

Open to all students registered with iLEAD

Quick Facts about Kurt Fearnley

  • 43 marathons. 31 wins. Ten additional podium finishes.
  • Marathon wins in 10 countries on five continents.
  • Three-time Paralympian. Nine medals. Three Gold
  • Six-time World Champion
  • 2007 and 2009 Laureus World Sports Award Finalist
  • Commonwealth Athlete of the Year with a Disability
  • 2009 NSW Young Australian of the Year
  • In 2009, successfully crawled the 96km Kokoda Trail in Papua New Guinea
  • In 2011, celebrity crew member on the winning yacht Investec Loyal in the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race
  • In 2013, Kurt won his ninth consecutive Oz Day 10km race and was awarded the honour of delivering the 2013 Australia Day Address.

Kurt Fearnley is a truely inspirational Australian and this is a talk not to be missed.

Register your attendance here

A free bus will be leaving the Central Coast Campus at 4pm. Limited Places available. Email to book your place.

This talk has been sponsored by the Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF)