• AUSTRALIA DAY AMBASSADOR PROGRAM

    Dear Marayke I appreciate your support and sincerely thank you for your involvement in the 2008 Australia Day Ambassador program.   This program is a great initiative sending high achieving Queenslanders like yourself and others,across the state to inspire and capture...
  • Keynote speaker “Thinking outside the chair”

    Marayke was engaged as one of four keynote speakers at the CP Australia National Conference, “Thinking Outside The Chair” held at Jupiters Casino in May 2007. Other keynote speakers were Dr Norman Swan, Phillip Adams AO and Ric Thompson.   Marayke’s...
  • SHINEgirl Program

    It was such a privilidge to have Marayke as a guest speaker to a Shine session on the topic of ‘STRENGTH’. The class of yr7 girls were inspired, not only by her significant achievements, but by who she is and her...
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  • Hall of fame Induction

    Tonight I had the great honour of being inducted into the Sunshine Coast Sports Hall of Fame, alongside longboard surfer Josh Constable. Our Plaques are now in the hall of fame alongside some of my childhood heroes such as Paralympic gold...
  • TESTIMONIALS

    “Marayke spoke at a recent launch in Brisbane of Mission Australia’s annual youth survey findings. She had the audience spellbound with her dazzling list of achievements – in and out of a swimming pool. As the organiser of this event she...
  • ARE YOU READY

    for ​​A​ NEW

    BETTER YOU? gold medal goals workshops spend time with marayke one-on-one working on YOUR Unique goals.Marayke will share the exact strategy she used to achive medals winning success as an athlete. transform the way you think about your professional and personal...
  • MOTIVATIONAL SPEECHES CUSTOMISED FOR YOUR AUDIENCE

    Marayke will customise her presentation to suit the theme of your event and cover topics relevant to your audience. She is skilled at weaving stories from her sporting and life experiences together in a way that reinforces the key Messages of...
  • welcome

    Welcome to the website of Marayke Jonkers- Australian Paralympic Swimmer,Paratriathlete, motivational speaker and founder of charitable foundation Sporting Dreams. WHO IS MARAYKE​ Marayke’s journey from becoming paraplegic in a car accident as a baby to a three-time Paralympian has inspired people...