Extreme adventurer and award-winning author, Lonnie Bedwell, has kayaked some of the most challenging whitewater in the world despite becoming completely blind in 1997. With homespun charm and humor, Lonnie shares his personal story of overcoming adversity as it relates to teamwork, leadership, and motivation. His tales of the accident that took his sight, his courageous recovery, and his extreme sport adventures inspire his audiences to find the strength and determination to overcome any challenge they face. His talks are for a universal audience and are applauded as being inspirational and life-changing.

Lonnie Bedwell speaking

Lonnie’s mission is to inspire others to approach adversity with courage and confidence to live their life to the fullest. He is an active volunteer for veterans and people with disabilities but is dedicated to helping anyone take their first steps to living an inspired life.

Lonnie’s talks are customizable. Some of his most popular speaking topics are:
– Overcoming Adversity
– Teamwork
– Leadership
– Trust and Vulnerability
– Kayaking and other Extreme Adventure Stories

To book Lonnie Bedwell for your future event, please fill out the inquiry form:

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