Limit Defier, Racing Driver, Motivational Speaker
Nicolas is a prime example of ‘you can do anything if you put your mind to it’. Born with Cerebral Palsy, Nic continuously strives to overcome the pain, strains and endless struggles resulting from his disability. He is young, hungry, determined and believes that his disability will not prevent him from achieving his lifelong dream of becoming a successful racing driver.
Nicolas is the first disabled athlete to compete in the British Touring Car Championship (BTCC), creating history in 2015. Nicolas now drives for Team HARD. Racing, driving a Cupra Leon for the 2022 season. Nicolas’ racing inspires both disabled and able-bodied individuals worldwide to show that pushing to better yourself, regardless of your life situation, is possible.
Nicolas has been working with 84 World over the last 12 months to explore commercial and social opportunities in the brand space. He has quickly gained traction with his unique style and powerful content due to his clear vision and overall understanding of how brands can improve diverse representation.
Nicolas is focused on sharing his inspirational story and his belief that your ambition is limited only by your attitude. Delivered in his genuine, down-to-earth, friendly manner, Nicolas’ keynotes recount his personal story of motivation, facing down challenges and overcoming adversity as well the lessons in teamwork that his sport has instilled.