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Chesapeake Forum Speaker Tour: Ronan Tynan

  • Presented By: The Chesapeake Forum
  • 700 Conference Center Drive, Chesapeake, VA 23320
  • Phone: (757) 346-9163


Ronan Tynan, an Irish tenor, recording artist, physician, and champion disabled athlete, is a true “Renaissance Man”. His personal story of triumph has brought him world-wide fame. He has been profiled by ABC’s 20/20, People Magazine and CBS Sunday Morning and was the subject of the BBC documentary, “Dr. Courageous”.

Ronan’s additional career highlights include:
• Renowned Inspirational Speaker
• Famed Irish Tenor and Recording Artist
• Won the BBC talent show, “Go For It” and received a recording contract with Sony Music
• Performed at Ronald Reagan’s funeral, the Inaugural Prayer Service at the National Cathedral, the World Series and the Belmont Stakes
• His album Ronan debuted at #2 on Billboard’s Classical Crossover Chart
• Paralympic Athlete in track and field and equestrian events
• Has won 18 gold metals and set 14 world records, nine of which are still in place
• First disabled person admitted to Limerick’s National College of Physical Education and is a physician specializing in orthopedic sports injuries
• Author, Halfway Home: My Life ‘til Now
• Captivates audiences with his humor, lively spirit and message about overcoming challenges and living life to its fullest

Event Info

  • Presented By: The Chesapeake Forum
  • Dates: November 2, 2021
  • Location: Chesapeake Conference Center
  • Address: 700 Conference Center Drive, Chesapeake, VA 23320
  • Phone: (757) 346-9163
  • Time: 7:00 PM
  • Price: See website for details.