Six times world champion. Anna was told by medical experts she might never race again. However, she signalled a miraculous return to fitness by regaining her status as the World’s leading marathon canoeist at the Marathon Racing World Championships in Perth, Australia. Anna’s achievements were recognised at the Sunday Times Sports Woman of the Year 2005 Awards, where she won the Champions Award. A highly accomplished motivational speaker, Anna is entertaining, direct and on target. She has a passionate belief that every individual has a talent and an ability to achieve beyond their imagination. She’s on a mission to inspire and equip people to think differently, to feel empowered, to take immediate action and to maximise results in any area of life.