Find out how, against all the odds, Penny Mallory became the first woman in the world to compete in a World Rally car
Against the odds, Penny Mallory became the first woman in the World to compete in a World Rally Car. Her story is unusual and inspiring.
Penny has spoken to audiences all over the world. She is an accomplished Keynote Speaker, Event Host and a familiar TV Presenter, with over 20 years experience, so you can rest assured you are in safe hands for your event. She works closely with all her clients to ensure the emphasis of her speech compliment the issues of the company and the event. Every event is tailored to the clients needs and requirements.
Based on over twenty years of Sporting and Business experience, Penny talks about ‘The Psychology of Success’.
Her ‘World Class Thinking: World Class Behaviour’ presentations, workshops and break out sessions cover teamwork, goal setting, focus, leadership and how to achieve extraordinary results.
As a sought-after Motivational Speaker, Penny shares the ups and downs of her story from ‘homeless waster’ to ‘Rally Champion’, inspiring audiences to achieve greater things for themselves. Despite being told she was the ‘wrong sex’ and ‘too old’, she achieved her life long dream of being a Rally Driver. Her unique and inspirational story shows there is no limit to what you can achieve with will determination, focus and commitment.
The story started when Penny was just fourteen. Leaving home and never to return, she found herself in London, seeking a better life, but spent nearly 2 years in homeless hostels. As Penny’s life was by now completely out of control, she realised that she alone could take control of her life, and in time worked her way to becoming a sound engineer and a graphic artist. A chance event allowed her to realise a childhood dream of driving a rally car and she was hooked.
Penny has also entered the boxing ring for two fights, one opponent being Monica Galetti! She has completed 4 marathons, various hell runners and a Triathlon. She has also learnt to play polo and completed a successful ascent in 2008 of the tough North face of Europe’s highest mountain, Mount Elbrus, and more recently summited Mount Kilimanjiro.
Her self-development book ‘Take Control of Your Life’ has received outstanding reviews, including one from Brian Ashton MBE (England’s Rugby Head Coach), and reached the #2 ranking in two Amazon categories.