Brad Gushue

Brad Gushue

Curling Champion, Olympic Champion

Brad Gushue

Brad Gushue is a Canadian Curler from St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador. Brad is a celebrated Olympic Champion, the Tim Hortons Brier Champion for 2017 and 2018 and is currently ranked #1 in the world.

An impressive and extensive curling career has awarded Gushue many major accomplishments while representing Canada on the World curling circuit. In 2006, incredible teamwork and leadership won them Gold at the Olympic Games. The Gold medal marked the first time that a Canadian team has won the Gold medal for men’s curling. With his teammates, Gushue became the first Newfoundlander ever to win an Olympic gold medal.

At the 2018 Tim Hortons Brier, Gushue set a new record for Brier game wins as a Skip, breaking a three-way tie with previous record-holders. Gushue and his rink also won 2017 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship.

Brad shares how a focus on building a strong team, mentoring teamwork, and overcoming all obstacles in high-pressure environments was key to their top performance. Brad inspires his audience through his stories of leadership and how to prepare a team to succeed.

Brad is a recipient of the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador and holds an Honorary Doctorate from Memorial University.

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  1. Road Map for Success

    Taking your audience through the journey of planning, perseverance and acceptance,. In this Keynote, Brad shares insight into building a plan for success and following that path to the end goal through teamwork and communication.

  2. Olympic Dreams

    In this keynote address, Brad speaks about the value of communication within a team, stressing the importance of comfort and vulnerability in a team setting to achieve at the highest level.

Brad was definitely the hit of the convention. I think that he was surprised at the number of curling fans in the room and I think that he made more of them during his presentation. It was a standing ovation. The gold medal as a true hit as well. We would highly recommend Brad for any type of convention. Truly a nice man.
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