Brian O’ Driscoll (born 21 January 1979) is an Irish professional Rugby Union player. He captained the Ireland Rugby team from 2004 up until 2013 Six Nations and captained Leinster Rugby for three seasons from 2005/6 – 2007/8. He captained the British and Irish Lions for their 2005 tour of New Zealand. Registered at University College Dublin RFC, he plays at outside centre for the Irish provincial team Leinster.
O’ Driscoll was chosen as Player of the Tournament in the 2006, 2007 and 2009 RBS Six Nations Championships.
O’ Driscoll has 133 Test caps, 125 for Ireland (83 as captain), and 8 for the British and Irish Lions. During this time he has scored 45 tries for Ireland and 1 try for the Lions in 2001, making him the highest try scorer of all time in Irish Rugby. He is 8th-highest try scorer in rugby union history, and the highest scoring centre of all time. O’Driscoll holds the Six Nations record for most tries scored with 25. He has scored the most Heineken Cup tries (30) for an Irishman.
O ’Driscoll is currently embarking on his 16th season as a professional. He is widely regarded as one of the best centres of all time.
O’Driscoll is available for speaking engagements & personal appearances. He has considerable experience in keynote speaking at a wide variety of conferences and events. Each audience will gain a unique insight into Brian’s own sporting career in a professional, relaxed and seamless manner. Brian will ensure that each audience’s objectives are met in a unique way.