He joined cycling clubs, and made it to the British cycling team, which at the time was not a team recognised for excellence. Bryan participated in a revolutionary change management programme that catapulted the team to the world stage. he competed in four Olympic Games, winning Bronze in the Team pursuit in 2000 and Silver in 2004.
From scrawny schoolboy to World Class athlete, Bryan now shares the secrets of success through his own development programme Winning Mindset. The formula for success is as applicable to the board room and business environment as it is to the playing field.
Bryan has worked with various organisations including Sport England, The Youth Sport Trust, Dame Kelly Holmes Legacy Trust and DARE UK to deliver, design and manage mentoring schemes.
He is a Board Member of England Netball, a director of charity Sporting Hearts, Patron of the Thomley Activity Centre, Oxfordshire, Anti-drug Ambassador for UK Sport for the 100% Me Campaign, a Sporting Hero for the East Midlands Advocates Project a Sport England Sporting Champion and a member of the British Olympic Association Planning for Success scheme.
Bryan’s Sporting Achievements:
2000 Olympics: Bronze, Team Pursuit
2000 World Championships: Silver, Team Pursuit
2001 World Championships: Silver, Team Pursuit
2002 World Championships: Bronze, Team Pursuit
2003 World Championships: Silver, Team Pursuit
2004 World Championships: Silver, Team Pursuit
2004 Olympics: Silver, Team Pursuit
At the SMART Way Forward CPD Business and Coaching Conference 2013, Bryan Steel will be delivering an inspirational speech at 10.30am, entitled: Inspiration: From Good to Great. What does it really take to become an Olympian?