Motivational speaker, former paralympic champion & commentator, Danny Crates, will be taking part in the Heroes Parade in Manchester this Monday.  Danny returns to Manchester having won his 800 metres Gold at the inaugural Paralympic World Cup there, before retiring and becoming a sports commentator and inspirational speaker. He is much in demand for events having recently returned from commentating at Rio 2016 together with Clare Balding and team.

 

Having lost his arm in a car accident at the age of 21, Danny went on to become a Paralympic Champion, European Champion and World Champion.  Along the way he has also qualitied as the world's only one armed scuba diving instructor, written his autobiography, had his own radio show and competed on Masterchef.   His story is one of resilience and achieving amazing results over adversity. He inspires audiences with his presentations and is also an accomplished conference and awards host