Colonel Dame Kelly Holmes to visit the University of Glasgow

Published: 30 May 2019

Olympic legend to deliver a motivational talk.

The Wellcome Centre for Intergrative Parasitology along with the Institute of Infection, Immunity & Infammation, and the Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, have organised a visit from middle-distance runner Colonel Dame Kelly Holmes.

The double olympic champion is one of the UK's most popular athletes, respected throughout the world as a role model and inspiration. Come along to this motivational talk and hear all about Kelly's success, recent expeditions in Malawi and enjoy her philosophy that nothing is impossible.

On the day Kelly will be signing copies of her latest book - Running Life: Mindset, fitness & nutrition for positive wellbeing. If you wish to reserve a signed copy please email

The talk is free to attend but you must register through Eventbrite:


First published: 30 May 2019