Category Archives: Insight from Athletes

ACT Co-Founder Steve Moore speaks to EY

After injury forced Steve to retire from first class rugby, the former Wales and Barbarians international had to find a second career with few plans in place. Steve founded an online rugby retail company then invested his experience into helping other athletes make the difficult transition from sport into business...
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Australia Swimmer Bronte Barratt speaks to EY

Bronte is an Australian swimmer with enviable Olympic pedigree. She won gold with in the women’s 4x200m relay in Beijing 2012, followed by silver and bronze medals in London 2012. Fresh from winning another silver medal at the Rio Olympic Games, Bronte is now preparing for a career in business...
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Grace Luczak speaks to EY

American rower, Grace Luczak, won gold medals at the World Championships in Chungju 2013, Amsterdam 2014 and Aiguebelette. She represented the USA at the Rio Olympic Games this summer. Here Grace talks about her forthcoming internship on the Women Athletes in Business Network (WABN) Intern Programme with EY....
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USA Fencer Nzingha Prescod speaks to EY

An American fencer, Nzingha won a bronze medal at the Moscow World Championships in 2015, and represented the USA at the Olympic Games at London 2012 and Rio 2016. In the interview, Nzingha talks about her forthcoming internship on the Women Athletes in Business Network (WABN) Intern Programme with EY....
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Australia’s Kim Brennan speaks to ACT Co-Founder Andy Moore

Australian rower Kim won a bronze and silver medal at the London Olympic Games in 2012, but reached the pinnacle at Rio 2016 where she seized gold in the single sculls. In the interview below, Kim talks about her life as an elite athlete and how her experience will help...
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ACT Co-Founder Andy Moore speaks to EY

A former international rugby player, Andy captained the Wales rugby team and played at the Rugby World Cup in South Africa in 1995. After retiring from rugby, Andy co-founded Athlete Career Transition with his brother, Steve Moore, who also played rugby at international level. Leveraging Andy and Steve’s experience of...
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Meet the Ex-Wales Rugby Star: Alix Popham

A great interview and coverage for Athlete Career Transition on The Essential Cyclist this week, in which they talk to Alix Popham about his experience transitioning into the world of business after retiring from international rugby. Dynamic with the rugby ball in hand and known for putting in big hits...
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