We all know people who give us courage. We all have moments in life that make us stronger. This is what sparks our confidence.

As a partner of the Olympic and Paralympic Movements, Allianz supports people from all walks of life to help them achieve their goals.

As our films show, some are athletes who have overcome challenges to reach new frontiers. Others are Allianz agents and employees whose passion motivates them to go further.

On each step of their journey, Allianz is right behind them, giving them courage for what’s ahead. Discover their #SparkConfidence stories.

Two-time Olympian Afrodite Zegers says that when you find the confidence to follow the rhythm of what you love, everything is smooth sailing.
Afrodite Zegers, two-time Olympian

Croatian Paralympic silver medallist Anđela Mužinić says no curveball is impossible to conquer when you have the desire to win.
Croatian Paralympic Silver Medalist  Anđela Mužinić

Two-time Olympian Angelica Moser says that having the courage to fall, over and over again, is how you reach all the way to the top.
Two-time Olympian Angelica Moser

Two-time Winter Parlaympian Arly Velásquez tells us that if you want to go from being good to being the best, standing still is not an option.
Two-time Winter Paralympian Arly Velásquez

Allianz Corporate Responsibility Executive Chiang (Richard) Kai Lun believes that education is the greatest and most important inheritance.
Chiang Kai Lun, Allianz Corporate Responsibility Executive, Allianz Malaysia

Australian five-time Olympic medallist Cate Campbell shows us that swimming against the current is easier with support.
Olympic swimmer Cate Campbell video documentary

Christos Saketos,
 marathoner and Chief Risk Officer at Allianz Greece tells us how life comes full circle: from cheering athletes on the track to running marathons himself.
Christos Saketos, Marathoner and CRO at Allianz Greece

French five-time judo world champion Clarisse Agbegnenou is a born fighter. She tirelessly pushes her limits, from mind to body.
Clarisse Agbegnenou Olympic Athlet French Judoka

Three-time Paralympic medallist Denise Schindler says that no matter what direction life pulls you in, you can set your own pace.
Three-time Paralympic Medalist Denise Schindler

Nothing is a long shot for US Paralympic silver medallist Matt Stutzman because he has always believed that anything is possible.
Para archery Matt Stutzman video documentary

Entrepreneur and top Allianz agent of Poland, Mariusz Adamczyk believes that the greatest gift he received from his family is a strong work ethic. 
Entrepreneur and top Allianz Agent of Poland, Mariusz Adamczyk

Swiss bobsleigh pilot and World Cup bronze medallist  Melanie Hasler tells us how to ignore insecurities and embrace the winds of change.
Melanie Hasler, Olympic Athlete Bobsleigh

Nicolas Graffin, junior vice champion swimmer and top Allianz agent of France, proves that an athlete is not defined by labels – but by the motivation, tenacity and confidence that drive them.
Nicolas Graffin, Junior Vice-Champion Swimmer and Top Allianz Agent of France

Olympic gold medallist Sofia Goggia shows us that even the highest peaks are scalable with some unconditional love. 
Sofia Goggia and her dog – Olympic Athlete Skiing

Speed isn’t everything for Formula E driver Alexander Sims, whose determination to be better on and off the track has been a journey of small steps and self-discovery. 
Nicolas Graffin, Junior Vice-Champion Swimmer and Top Allianz Agent of France