Olympic Sailing Gold Medalist Speaks at the Leukemia Cup Regatta Kickoff

Kevin gives a lecture to young sailors at the CISA Advanced Racing Clinic in Long Beach, CA. Copyright: Rich Roberts

ISAF world championships coach Kevin Burnham, who is also a professional motivational speaker, is going to be at the Leukemia Cup Kickoff July 19 at the White Bear Lake Armory, MN.

Kevin has an amazing ability to relate to all different types and ages of people and to customize his motivational speaking presentation to suit the needs of the group. Kevin has entertained and spoken to a wide variety of groups, including Fortune 500 companies, top executives, schools, and yacht clubs. Kevinís motivational speaking presentations incorporate video of exciting sailing action and the Olympic Games, treating audiences to a unique and inspirational experience.

As an athlete, Kevin Burnham has worked with some of the best sailing coaches in the world. Combining extensive experience with unique insight into the sport of sailing and undeniable skill makes Kevin an exceptional sailing coach. His motivational coaching style, professionalism, and knowledge is brought into the classroom where he can help any sailor to sail faster and smarter.

Kevin racing on the Sariyah during the 2005 Rolex Transatlantic Challenge.

More than just an exceptional dinghy and inshore sailor, Kevin Burnham has logged thousands of offshore racing miles. Kevin has competed in such premiere offshore sailing events as the Sydney-Hobart Race, The Rolex Transatlantic Challenge, Newport to Bermuda Race, and the Fastnet Race, to name a few. Kevin is as comfortable racing to Bermuda as he is across ďThe PondĒ or through the Southern Ocean.

The consummate team player, Kevin Burnhamís talents make him a valued addition to any sailing crew, whether professional or amateur. With his competitive nature, positive attitude and natural talent he can make an immediate impact on a teamís performance. Kevin has experience in a wide range of keelboats as well as Olympic class dinghies. From Melges 24ís to Swan 45ís to the J-Class boat Shamrock, Kevin is at home guiding any boat around the race course.

From corporate team building to personal coaching, Kevin can help you and your crew discover the gold medal passion that fuels success!

Plan to attend the L-Cup Kickoff events with Kevin Burnham, July 19-20 at White Bear Lake Armory, MN. Visit www.leukemiacup.org/mn for more information. See ad on pg 6.

Kevin Burnham lives in Miami Beach, FL now, although he has
a midwest connection. His father was CEO of Daytonís Department Stores in the early 1980ís. Visit www.kevinburnham.com to learn more.

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