Athlete. Speaker. Coach.
As one of Britain’s top female long jumpers over the past decade, Abigail’s career highlights include achieving a top-8 finish at the 2019 IAAF World Championships and persevering through injuries and setbacks (including retirement) to become British Champion.
Speaker + Coach
Abigail delivers motivational talks and keynotes, courses on wellness, resilience and peak performance and sports coaching.
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“People with PTSD have their floodgates wide open. Lacking a filter, they are on constant sensory overload. In order to cope, they try to shut themselves down and develop tunnel vision and hyper-focus. If they can’t shut down naturally, they may enlist drugs or alcohol to block out the world. The tragedy is that the… Continue Reading →
“But there have been people who have said yes [to life and the responsibility within it] despite all difficulties. And when the inmates in the Buchenwald concentration camp sang in their song, ‘We still want to say yes to life’, they did not only sing about it, but also achieved it many times – they… Continue Reading →
On this day in 2008, twelve years ago, I received the frustrating news that I’d once again been missed off the ‘Talent’ program for UKAthletics Funding. It seems this was my second year failing to be selected for this program (as per my silly Facebook rant – I have a love-hate relationship with these FB… Continue Reading →