Josh Sundquist is a Paralympian and bestselling author who has shared his story at events across the world. His high-energy blend of humor and inspiration motivates audiences to adopt his ski racing motto 1MT1MT (one more thing, one more time) to elevate their performance in sales, customer service, quality improvement, leadership, and more. Josh is Executive Producer and writer of “Best Foot Forward,” an acclaimed family sitcom inspired by his childhood, now streaming on Apple TV+.

Josh studies your industry and organizational culture to create a customized keynote that reinforces your event’s theme and feels personally relevant to each member of your audience. He tells stories about losing his leg to cancer, ski racing in the Paralympics, and playing jokes with his artificial leg to help your group:

• Be resilient during times of change
• Maintain a sense of humor within stressful circumstances
• Face adversity with strength and courage
• Reverse negative trends and rebound from disappointment
• Plan for the future with an expanded vision of what could be possible

His presentations blend clean stand-up comedy with soulful storytelling. Hilarious audience interactions are punctuated by moments of profound silence. Your attendees experience a roller-coaster ride of laughter, tears, chills and still more laughter.

Josh’s life story is a reminder of how all our stories are interconnected, how even our smallest actions and decisions impact the world around us. People walk away with a fresh perspective on everything they have to be grateful for, with resolve to overcome whatever challenges they may be facing, and with a commitment to do 1MT1MT to reach their fullest potential. They carry Josh’s empowering message of hope and determination in their hearts and minds long after the conclusion of your event.


MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKER JOSH SUNDQUIST

One More Thing, One More Time

Josh Sundquist is a Paralympian and bestselling author who has shared his story at events across the world. His high-energy blend of humor and inspiration motivates audiences to adopt his ski racing motto 1MT1MT (one more thing, one more time) to elevate their performance in sales, customer service, leadership, and more.

Inspire your audience

Josh studies your industry and organizational culture to create a customized keynote that reinforces your event’s theme and feels personally relevant to each member of your audience. He tells stories about losing his leg to cancer, ski racing in the Paralympics, and playing jokes with his artificial leg to help your group:

  • Be resilient during times of change
  • Maintain a sense of humor within stressful circumstances
  • Face adversity with strength and courage
  • Reverse negative trends and rebound from disappointment
  • Plan for the future with an expanded vision of what could be possible
Inspirational speaker Josh Sundquist stands in the center of an audience, gesturing

They’ll laugh—and they’ll cry

His presentations blend clean stand-up comedy with soulful storytelling. Hilarious audience interactions are punctuated by moments of profound silence. Your attendees experience a roller-coaster ride of laughter, tears, chills and still more laughter.

A keynote your attendees will never forget

Josh’s life story is a reminder of how all our stories are interconnected, how even our smallest actions and decisions impact the world around us. People walk away with a fresh perspective on everything they have to be grateful for, with resolve to overcome personal and professional challenges, and with a commitment to do 1MT1MT to reach their fullest potential. They carry Josh’s empowering message of hope and determination in their hearts and minds long after the conclusion of your event.

Custom Built Presentations

Every speech is custom made for your group.

Josh weaves his story together with the story of your organization. He attends your entire event, sitting in on general sessions, chatting with attendees at social functions and immersing himself in your culture so he can:

Reinforce what your leadership team has said at previous sessions


Interact with individual audience members by name from on stage


Choose anecdotes from his life that support your theme

Speak naturally in the nomenclature and acronyms of your industry


Refer to inside jokes and events from prior days of the conference


Teach 1mt1mt’s that will be relevant and actionable for your audience

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Travels from: Santa Monica, CA

Speaking Fee: On request