Inspiring others to achieve success in life…
The Real McCoy
Tanner lies in a coma at the hospital after his auto accident in 2004
Tanner and his guide on the big screen at Olympic Park in London
Tanner delivers his keynote to hundreds, teaching his methods and strategies for success
Michelle Obama gives Tanner a big hug at The White House
Tanner takes time to answer everyone’s questions after speaking events
Tanner wins gold at the 2015 and 2016 cycling National Championships
At the 2016 Paralympic Trials, NBC records Tanner during the competition
Tanner Gers is a US Paralympian in Track and Field, 2X National Cycling Champion, and the greatest hitter in Beep Baseball (baseball for the blind!). He is a TEDx speaker, author, Executive Director of My Blind Spot, and has been known to be seen hanging out at the White House!
Tanner teaches people inspiring methods responsible for him becoming a professional athlete, US Paralympian, successful published author, and business owner. You will takeaway exactly how to achieve success in life quicker, influentially lead with purpose, and dominate as the Super Hero of your own life.
You want a speaker who motivates and inspires greater success and performance…
Tanner is a speaker who’s easy to work with and makes you the event planner of the year!
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What they are saying…
“The talk went beyond leadership. It was about the passions, motivations, emotions, and vulnerabilities that drive me. Tanner cares about his audience.”Dr. Joshua Spodek – Bestselling Author of Leadership Step by Step
“I have seen many individuals with disabilities, and many professional speakers, but Tanner has a unique charisma, leadership, and presence to him that is magnetizing. He will capture you, as well as the whole room, with both his words and his presence.”Hailey Thoman – Executive Director Linkages
“Tanner Gers is an inspiration and his story will help you get perspective on your life and recognize that you can do whatever you put your mind to in any challenging situation you face.”Dr. Isaac Jones – Founder of Designer Health Centers
“He is a man you will never ever forget and his words will be an inspiration to all in his presence.
TANNER GERS COMES WITH MY HIGHEST RECOMMENDATION.”
“His vision comes from dedication. Complicating matters: Gers is blind. If you've ever met the inspired and inspiring Gers, you knew that wouldn't slow him down.”Patrick Finley – Chicago Sun Times Reporter
Discover methods behind a lifetime of incredible achievement
Motivational strategies that will get you to your goals faster
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Recent Blog Posts and Podcasts
Sometimes we meet people, hear stories, and they just move you. Sometimes it’s just something to help you get through your day, improve your attitude, or just smile a little. Sometimes, it’s something much larger. Today, I want to share a story, a person, who might...read more
I hope you live your life with no regrets…
Because when you're too old to do anything about all the time you wasted and opportunities you passed up on….
It's just that… Too late
A Skycap at the airport told me a couple things…
She’s passionate about reptiles, she owns 3 snakes, and she’s not meant for college.
Not everyone is.
I told her exactly how she can become a snake and reptile expert despite not having this golden piece of paper…
I’ll share that story another time…
But here’s why I’m a college graduate and a life-long learner…
Whatever business, product, or service you’re launching…
I want to share with you the book that’s helping me get more leads and clients…
Best part is it’s free…
And if you want to know how to launch your goods…
Or how to market in 2018…
Well, I’ll tell you about it and then decide for yourself…
What is leadership? And what makes a great leader?
There are many attributes to leadership and being a leader.
The most important thing behind being a good leader is being a leadership practitioner.
This means doing the right thing, even if you don’t want to… And if you mess up or don’t follow through, good leaders still show up.
Let me show you what I mean.
How do you better achieve your 2018 resolutions?
Better yet, how will you better achieve your goals despite what day or time of year it is? Whether you're working on resor working hard year-round, this post will helmake today's priorities your bitch.
Life can throw the wool over your eyes sometimes… And when you're surrounded by outward darkness, blackness…
You only have one choice… To look inside and I hope you like what you see…
Here's what I saw
Tanner sits down for an interview with the University of Arizona and is asked the big question… How do you keep going when you've had all this difficulty and hardship happen to you? Here's how…read more
The other day I was sitting and listening as Kirk Adams, CEO for the American Foundation for the Blind was delivering his keynote speech. The way Kirk weaves in story with science, emotion with numbers, is outstanding… But I was absolutely blown away when he…read more
Big things happen in life one step at a time… So how can you make those little things add up in a big way? How can you make the little things become that big difference in your life? Just like this…read more
Even when you're hurting, when you're in pain, will you do what you love?
I've learned a lot since working with my new dog…
And one of them is what we'll do when we love something.
But I've got one big question for you at the end of this 1 minute video…
Let me know your answer
Tanner Gers delivers his best motivational keynote for increasing performance, productivity, and maximizing human capital. In this motivational keynote program, Tanner shares how to live by The Phoenix Coderead more