One of the most in-demand personalities on the speaking circuit, Ms Retton's dynamic message transcends sports and touches the hearts and lives of millions. Her uplifting story of sacrifice, dedication, hard work and overcoming adversity includes a thrilling video of her Olympic accomplishments.
- In a national survey, Americans named Olympic Champion Mary Lou Retton their favourite athlete of all time.
- She was the first American woman to win a Gold Medal in gymnastics and to this day, she remains the only American ever to win the Olympic All-Around title.
- Sports Illustrated said it best: "Only You Mary Lou!" She was - and is - an original.
- "People who can step outside of their comfort zone and still perform are the people who become champions."