Invite Dan Russell to Speak at Your Event

Dan Russell is an accomplished speaker and motivator. He has spoken to hundreds of schools, colleges, businesses and church groups throughout the United States, Canada and overseas.

Book Dan to Speak at Your Event

“Dan Russell lets you see that life is like a wrestling match. You can learn how God’s grace and mercy are able to fill the deepest longing of your heart.”

– John Peterson
Olympic Gold & Silver Medalist, Member of National Wrestling Hall of Fame

“Dan Russell is not just any man. He’s one of my heroes.”

– Chael Sonnen
Three-time UFC Title Challenger

“[Dan’s] story is a powerful reminder that even in the middle of our greatest challenges, we can find the strength to go on.”

– Mark Schultz
Olympic Champion and Author of Foxcatcher

Speaking Topics

Dan’s passion is to share practical wisdom and hope that will motivate, equip, and encourage others to make the most of their life for the Lord Jesus Christ. As Dan says, “Every one of us is in a wrestling match.” Dan’s heart and mission is to help others fight their battles in life well, no matter what “match” they find themselves in.

Some of his popular topics include:

  • Faith, Courage, and Resilience
  • Becoming Tougher Than Hell
  • Goal Setting
  • Wrestling and Athletics
  • Everyone Wrestles
  • The Call of the Wild
  • Hope Greater Than Despair
  • Challenge is Inevitable, Defeat is Optional
  • Resilience
  • Victory
  • Finish Strong
  • Cowboy Up
  • Fearless

Speaking Engagements


  • December 19th – Cleveland High School
  • December 20-21st – Best of the West, Pasco WA
  • November 9th – ACME-downstairs, New York City
  • November 17th – Top of the Hill, Washington D.C.


  • January 6th – Hamilton Club, Lancaster PA
  • January 6-7th – Gut Check Tournament Kitsap Sun Pavilion, Bremerton WA
  • January 18th – Venue TBD, Bellevue WA
  • March 17th – NCAA VIP Social, St. Louis MO (Invitation Only)
  • March 30th – Venue TBD, Dallas TX
  • June 15th – Gala Celebration, Los Angeles CA
  • July 3-7th – Bread & Butter Wrestling Camp, Spokane WA

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