Chris Getzlaf understands the importance of hard work and how it is an essential part of being successful. Growing up in a very athletic and competitive household, Chris brings a local Saskatchewan success message to the podium each time he speaks.
As a CFL All-star and Grey Cup Champion, Chris will entertain your audience with a wide range of stories from his days with the Regina Rams, to being drafted by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and then being traded back to his hometown to live the dream of winning two Grey Cup championships with the Saskatchewan Roughriders.
As a professional athlete with a dynamic personality, it didn’t take long for Chris to realize the impact he could have on the lives of his fans and those around him.
When he is not on the football field Chris finds time to give back to the community that has supported him and his brother Ryan, who plays for the NHL’s Anaheim Ducks. Chris volunteers for many charities including the Red Cross and enjoys doing presentations at Schools around the province to help stop bullying.
When not working in the financial field, Chris actively participates in various local football camps during the off-season. Chris also makes time to inspire and support today’s youth to live active lifestyles and pursue their dreams.
An exciting voice on the speaker circuit, Chris Getzlaf shares a variety of entertaining stories that focus on a simple but very powerful message: if you can dream it and believe it, then you can do it.