Allan Bolton has impressive credentials; addresses hard health issues with humour not ridicule, and is living proof that regardless of life’s challenges, we can all win.
He leads by example and walks the talk!
PEOPLE POWERING PERFORMANCE…
Clever organisations know that the key to growing and sustaining a high performance business is to look after its power source – its people. Allan Bolton has impressive credentials; addresses hard health issues with humour not ridicule, and is living proof that regardless of life’s challenges, we can all win. He walks the talk!
If a positive attitude is contagious – Allan Bolton is dangerously infectious! The underpinning X-factor of his delivery is his inspiring and continuing triumph over a life-long disease. It speaks volumes about taking charge without saying a word. Allan motivates and inspires changes in headspace from ‘I can’t’ to ‘I can’, from ‘not interested’ to ‘I want to’.
No matter what industry, no matter what type of delegate – CEO or council worker, lawyer or miner, accountant or highflying sales executive – Allan’s deliveries are relevant and valued across all business and association platforms.
Recharge Engage Perform Grow
Allan’s message isn’t complicated or guilt-laden. Rather he challenges audiences with simple, achievable solutions in an innovative and fun way – his verbal delivery is backed visually with clever, to the point, cartoons.
ALLAN BOLTON – A Broader View
Delivered between 600 and 700 professional presentations at all level of events, from public meetings, board room meetings to large professional corporate as well as scientific/medical conferences.
Allan’s deliveries are relevant and valued across all business and association platforms.
WORLD CLASS INNOVATOR
Having lived a life looking for answers about ‘How to Exercise with Type 1 Diabetes’ only to find a dearth of information and evidence Allan decided to close this education gap himself. Over 10 years he went off the grid to create an accessible and cost effective online solution by combining his scientific knowledge and understanding with his lived experience to deliver globally unparalleled results. Not just anecdotal results but published scientific evidence by way of The University of Sydney Medical School’s Type 1 Diabetes and Exercise Randomized Controlled Trial of the exT1D Web-site.
ADVOCATE & ENDURING ROLE MODEL
Allan has lived with Type 1 diabetes for 38 years, he is an advocate, innovator and enduring role model for leading a life without limits. Since diagnosis he has contributed at many levels to the Type 1 Diabetes community by way of initiating and supporting large scale public awareness and fund raising activities.
Past Australian Fitness Leader of the Year and nominated by Fitness Australia for the ‘2011 Outstanding Contribution to the Fitness Industry Award.’
Allan co-authored the Fitness Leaders Handbook (internationally recognised text book) and developed the Health and Fitness Industry’s Professional Accreditation courses used in over 40 countries.
Type 1 Diabetes Advocate AND enduring role model for leading a life without limits.
Since diagnosis Allan has contributed at many levels to the Type 1 Diabetes community by way of initiating and supporting large scale public awareness and fund raising activities.
If a positive attitude is contagious – Allan Bolton is dangerously infectious!
Delivered between 600 and 700 professional presentations at all level of events, from public meetings, board room meetings to large professional corporate and scientific conferences.
AUTHOR & PROGRAM DEVELOPER
Australian Institute of Fitness, Weight Watchers, Centre for Health Promotion & Research
20 year Scientific Advisor – health & fitness expert and program developer Weight Watchers Australasia, co- developer of the internationally acclaimed GutBusters Waist Loss Program for Men and co-author several books.
Exercise Physiologist, Sport Scientist, Diabetes Educator. Allan has always been interested in human behaviour and performance and has dedicated his professional life to communicating scientific evidence in ways that empower everyday people to optimise personal health and well being.
ATHLETE & FITNESS ENTHUSIAST
Completed over 100 road, water and alpine endurance events. Since pre-school Allan has been a keen participant in a wide variety sports and physical activities, these include… track & field, rugby, rock climbing trough to multi-day adventure races.
Australian Fitness Leader of the Year. Soon after diagnosis Allan pursued a career in fitness, he is a past Australian Fitness Professional of the Year and was later nominated by Fitness Australia for the Outstanding Contribution to the Fitness Industry Award.
ATHLETE & FITNESS ENTHUSIAST
Has completed over 100 alpine, water and road-based endurance events around the world including 2 Ironman triathlons and a handful of multi-day, wilderness adventure races. He was the first person in the world with insulin dependent diabetes to complete an Ironman triathlon using MDI. He still competes on a regular basis.
Allan and Heather share the ups and downs of daily life with an optimistic ‘half-glass-full’ attitude. They enjoy a good laugh and participation in local village life and sport. Heather is the fast one, in 2008 she beat Allan across the line of the Noosa Triathlon, they married the following year.