Jess Gallagher is the first and only Australian athlete (Olympic or Paralympic) to win both Summer and Winter Paralympic medals,
The multi talented athlete has represented Australia in 3 sports. alpine skiing, athletics and most recently track cycling.
In 2010 at the Vancouver Winter Paralympics Jess became the first Australian women to win a Winter Paralympics medal when she won bronze in the Slalom. She won her second Paralympic medal at the 2014 Sochi Winter Paralympics another bronze, this time in the Giant Slalom. At the 2016 Rio Paralympics she won bronze in the 1km Time Trial on the tandem
Jess is a fully qualified Osteopath, Board Director at Vision 2020 Australia and an ambassador for a number of not-for-profit organisations.
Jess is a highly sought-after keynote and motivational speaker.
As the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games edge closer and closer I recently spoke with Radio TAB for their 'Gold Coast Gold' segment. It was a really enjoyable chat with the guys who asked...
Are there any photos of me #speaking where I'm not pulling a weird facial expression?! I'm not sure. What I am sure about is the overwhelming #gratitude & #hunility I am feeling in this precise moment as I see 400 people give me a standing ovation. 💕 It's a beautiful thing as a #motivational #speaker to have so many peopple dedicate their precious time to listen to you present. I cherish every minute I have working with so many fabulous clients & people. What a privilage. 🎤 #inspirationalspeaker #keynotespeaker
Could not be more excited for @visionaustralia @carolsbycandlelight_aus! Happy 80th anniversary! 🎄🎁🤶😄 This Christmas Eve, every dollar donated will have 4x the impact for kids who are blind or have low vision. For just 24 hours, the #VisionAustralia community will boost your donations – don’t miss the opportunity to make Christmas 4x Brighter!!! You can sign up here: www.carolsbycandlelight.org.au/BRIGHTER #carolsbycandlelight #4xbrighter