Speaking on Wellness

Robert Sweetgall ...
Robert Sweetgall
has presented workshops, keynote addresses and seminars to over one million people worldwide. Robert's humor, sincerity and practical approach have motivated audiences for nearly 30 years.



Robert Sweetgall has...

  • Walked 7 times across America
  • Walked 11,208 miles through all 50 states in one year (unprecedented)
  • Authored and co-authored 17 books on walking, wellness and active living
  • Helped over 5,000 schools, corporations, hospitals and communities to implement Wellness programs of all types


Media Appearances

Robert Sweetgall has appeared on/in:

  • NBC Today Show
  • CBS Morning News
  • Evening Magazine
  • Regis and Kathie Lee Live
  • National Public Radio
  • USA Today
  • The Wall Street Journal
  • People Magazine
Personal Background

In his former life, Robert Sweetgall was a...
  • High school valedictorian
  • Overweight Brooklyn boy nicknamed "Butterball"
  • Varsity "athlete" on the math and bowling teams
  • Junk-food fanatic
  • Chemical engineering graduate (Cooper Union)
  • DuPont Chemical Engineer
  • Marathoner, ultra marathoner and triathlete

Motivated by a family history of heart disease, Robert gave up cheesecake and his $50,000/year (in 1981 dollars) DuPont chemical engineering job to take his health message on the road — literally walking the talk across America.

walking over bridge

Current Sports, Hobbies & Interests
  • Cross-country skiing & snow shoeing
  • Hiking, trekking, rowing, golfing, in-line & ice skating
  • Humor & stand-up comedy
  • Rock-hunting, rock landscaping

Today, Robert Sweetgall presents a wide variety of programs including...
  • Hospital health seminars
  • School administrator retreats
  • Teacher staff-development workshops
  • School assembly programs (k-12 / college)
  • Corporate wellness kick-off seminars
  • Professional conferences of all types
  • Senior conferences and workshops
  • Health and physical education, cardiac rehab & diabetes conferences
Titles of Presentations
  • Walk on the Well Side
  • Physical Activity, Longevity, Aging and the Meaning of Life
  • Walking Off Weight & Stress
  • The 10 Healthiest Things Educators Can Do for Themselves and Their Schools
  • Surviving Stress in a Wild World
  • The 14 Healthy Traits of Successfully Aging People
  • Implementing Motivational Employee Wellness Programs on a Zero Budget
  • Motivation to Move - Fitting 6,000 Footsteps into a Frantic Day
  • The Five Best Physical Activities to Reduce Weight, Stress, Low-Back Pain and Your Rate of Aging


To inquire about scheduling Robert Sweetgall for your hospital, school, corporation, conference or community, please e-mail robert@CreativeWalking.com, or call (800) 762-9255, or write to:

Creative Walking, Inc.
PO Box 50296
Clayton, MO 63105

Quotes and references available upon request

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