05 November 2017
Diagnosed with Burkitts non-Hodgkinson lymphoma, a rare and aggressive cancer in 2015, Jake Bailey captured the world with his speech as head boy Christchurch Boys’ High School. Now in remission, Jake has published a book detailing the struggles he faced.
Jake is currently presenting inspirational speeches around the globe and is an official ambassador for two charities – Maia Health Foundation in New Zealand, and Tour de Cure in Australia. Jake speaks about courage, and the things he learnt that gave him clarity throughout his journey, in the hopes of helping other people facing difficulties.