“Thanks to everyone who took part in our Achieve 2018 show in Bristol. I hope we helped you Achieve whatever you were hoping for” – Martin
A look back at our fantastic speakers
Be educated and entertained by the ‘masterchef’ himself, Gregg Wallace and find how you can become a fitter and healthier you! Gregg will be talking on the main stage and giving tips on how he lost weight and demonstrating simple tricks in the kitchen inspiring healthy and simple recipes that anyone can master!
Nigel Owens MBE
From growing up on a Welsh council estate to being regarded as one of the World’s top Rugby referees, Nigel Owens MBE’s life story is so inspirational. He’ll be talking at Achieve Bristol on Sunday – one not to miss.
This Summer Helen Lederer has wowed the crowds at the Edinburgh Fringe with her autobiographical stand-up, now she’s coming to Achieve. With her appearances on some of the top comedy shows in 1980s and more recently spending time in the Big Brother house we’re sure she has lots of hilarious stories to share.
ITV’s ‘Love Your Garden’ celebrity and presenter who is never lost for words. Winner of a Gold Medal at RHS Chelsea, he famously made HM The Queen smile for incorporating piranhas into his show garden! David will show you the tricks of the trade and how you can turn your garden into a relaxing and inspiring oasis of colour and happiness.
Calum Best & Mark Joseph
There is so much more to Calum Best than just good looks, muscle and ‘Love Island’! Together with his business partner, Mark Joseph, the pair will talk about their newly created game-changing journals, built to help adults and children increase focus, improve motivation and achieve their goals quicker with the ‘Best Me Life’ system.
Property Guru, Achieve founder and host will be on stage each day with our guests and will also share his secrets and tips on how you too can ‘Make Money From Property’. Presenter of BBC TV’s Homes under the Hammer for 15 years, Martin also has a passion for child welfare and education. He will be talking about buying property at Auction, his children’s books and newly created charity including the ‘Sadsville’ project.
Eddie The Eagle Edwards
Local sporting legend, Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards will be entertaining the audience at Achieve again this year after being such a hit last year. Come along and hear his incredible story on Sunday 14th. How did the man from Cheltenham end up making history Ski Jumping in Calgary in 1988?!
An excellent trainer and international model with a truly unique approach, Roger will show you how to ‘move like you once could’ and become flexible, stronger and pain-free in three simple steps…a combination of bodyweight exercises mixing aspects of gymnastics and yoga.
Dilys Price OBE
With the motto, ‘I’m not dead yet; it’s never too late’, Dilys will not fail to inspire. At 81 years old she became the oldest woman skydiver in the world…a title she still holds! And recently she has become the face of fashion house ‘Helmut Lang’! Passionate about helping others, she started the charity ‘Touch Trust’ at the tender age of 70. A person that believes in living life to the full!
Jaco Van Gass
Having sustained life-changing injuries while serving in Afghanistan, this incredible young man will talk about how he’s overcome mental and physical adversity. As part of the record-breaking team of wounded soldiers he trekked to the North Pole unsupported with HRH Price Harry (as part of BBC1’s Harry’s Arctic Heroes), climbed mountains, run marathons and is now a member of the GB Para-Cycling Team. Come and be inspired by his story and hear how Jaco is not letting anything stop him as he takes on the world!
Master Firewalk Instructor, Lottie Moore, believes in walking the path less travelled, which has taken her from living in Burkina Faso to summiting some of the highest peaks in the world, alongside the adventure of supporting others to step out of their comfort zones through firewalking.
Lucozade Sport with Our Parks
Born Barikor is on a mission! The former athlete who grew up on a council estate in Tower Hamlets founded Our Parks, free outdoor exercise classes for people from lower incomes who want to get fit. Now Lucozade Sport with Our Parks are working together to get 100,000+ ‘Parkers’ fit by 2019.
Lee Johnson became the youngest Football League manager in 2013 when at the age of 31 he was appointed at Oldham Athletic. Since then he has managed Barnsley and currently Bristol City, for whom he made 199 appearances as a player. In the 2017/18 season he guided Bristol City to a memorable semi-final of the League Cup and 11th place in the Sky Bet Championship – the club’s highest finish for eight years. Off the field Johnson is a dedicated advocate for Above & Beyond which raises funds for Bristol’s city centre hospitals, including the Bristol Heart Institute Appeal.
HM Lord-Lieutenant of Bristol, Mrs Peaches Golding OBE
Mrs Peaches Golding was appointed HM Lord-Lieutenant of the County and City of Bristol on 23rd April 2017 and was England’s first black High Sheriff, serving the County and City of Bristol. She will be opening the Achieve event together with Martin on Saturday 13th October and will be talking about her interest as a young girl in becoming an astronaut and as an adult watching the space shuttle lift off from the launch pad in Florida. It tracks the many twists and turns in her career that has led her to powering through challenges and finally to representing Her Majesty as HM Lord-Lieutenant.
This free to attend event was completely visitor-focused and a must-visit for anyone who wanted to improve and enhance their life.
For the first time this annual event brings together the three main synergies of Health, Wealth and Happiness to help us tackle the challenges we all face on a daily basis.
Over 50 exhibitors offering relevant and inspirational products and services.
Experts On Hand
Visit over 50 leading brands and choose from 14 leading celebrity speakers to motivate
and equip you with practical tips to help you on your way.
Learn How Taking
Small Steps Leads
To Big Changes
Learn how to easily achieve personal goals and how taking just a few small steps can lead to bigger life changes. Industry leading experts are on hand to discuss finance, diet & nutrition, mental health, wellbeing and much much more.
A Wide Range Of
A wide range of live interactive demonstrations will be on display including cookery,
food plans to boost your health, Yoga and pole fitness.
Stimulate your natural energy and enhance your well being with specialist treatments.
See how you can relief symptoms of arthritis and lower back pain from industry expects.
Meet The Experts
Touch base and talk with industry experts and people with personal experience that can offer you simple ways to improve your health, wealth, happiness, fitness and well being.
Leading brands will be demonstrating their latest range of technology products. The 2017 event saw Nutritional Therapist, Chef, Author and Broadcaster Christine Bailey creating the ‘Achieve’ smoothie live.
Be Inspired, Be Mindful
See how you can relief symptoms of aches and pains through specialist massages. At the 2017 event Jung Shim was able to stimulate your natural energy and enhance your well-being through their unique treatments.
Our Proud Sponsors & Partners
Making Money From Property
Martin Roberts offers a property-based teaching curriculum focused on how, why and what properties to buy at auction and elsewhere.