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Jodie Kidd

Jodie Kidd, international model, television presenter and automotive enthusiast.
Having been discovered at the age of just 15, Kidd has appeared on the cover of Vogue, opened shows for Givenchy and walked for Alexander McQueen's debut runway presentation. As an international model, she travelled the world shooting high-end campaigns. Returning to modelling in 2013 to walk for Moschino during Milan Fashion Week and the following year was the face of Jaeger’s Autumn Winter campaign.

In addition, Jodie has enjoyed a successful career as a high-octane Maserati racing driver, competing at some of Europe’s most prestigious racing circuits and raced for Jaguar in the legendary Mille Miglia. She has also taken on many endurance challenges including L’Etape du Tour and, completed the Burma Bike Ride, the Big Battlefield Bike Ride, and climbed Mount Kilimanjaro.

Jodie Kidd has taken part in several popular television programmes, including BBC One’s ‘Who Do You Think You Are’ and ‘Strictly Come Dancing’. She also presented her own US television show ‘Fashion Avenue’, fronted her own BBC Three documentary ‘I Believe in Miracle Healing’, and has co-presented Chanel 5’s ‘The Classic Car Show’ and ITV’s coverage of ‘The Isle of Man TT’. Kidd is a keen cook, having been a finalist in ‘Celebrity MasterChef’. In 2017, Jodie opened gastropub ‘The Half Moon’ in Kirdford and the following year it was awarded 2 Rosettes by the AA.

Jodie has been an instrumental driving force in freezing beer duty in the Chancellor’s Autumn 2018 Budget, helping to save thousands of jobs. She is a supporter of the ‘Long Live the Local’ campaign and delivered a petition to Downing Street ahead of the Chancellor’s Budget, calling for a cut in beer duty. Jodie was significant in helping the campaign gather over 116,000 signatures, expressing a nationwide concern that one in ten pubs (12%) could close within five years if beer tax was to increase.

In January 2019 Jodie released her first book, “Balance Your Life” a simple and effective 6-week healthy eating and exercise programme to a calmer, healthier you. Balance Your Life is packed with tips and advice, and motivational style encouragement. Challenging and fun, the time-efficient at-home workout routines are fully illustrated with step-by-step photography, and the expert guidance ensures you get the best results whilst building your appetite for exercise. With a selection of Jodie’s favourite recipes from aromatic Paneer and Sweet Potato Curry to comforting Shepherd’s Pie, you can still have a little of everything whilst working towards your end goal. All the recipes are simple to make, and handy weekly shopping lists ensure you are well prepared for the week ahead.

Jodie enjoys living in the countryside with her son, Indio.

Speaker Type

Conference Hosts, Sporting / Olympic Motivational Speakers

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