Lannon students to hear from BMX champion

Lannon Elementary School will hear from renowned speaker and BMX biker Matt Wilhelm Jan. 25 at 10:15 a.m. in a high-energy BMX stunt show with a positive message.matt-wilhelm

Wilhelm shares his personal story about the many years of hard work and practice that resulted in being a three-time X-Games medalist and two-time BMX U.S. National Champion, and performing live on stage in front of 15 million people for “America’s Got Talent.”

A nationally recognized speaker on the topic of bullying, Wilhelm weaves in subjects of safety, resiliency, growth mindset, kindness and positive solutions. He appeared in the Cartoon Network’s award-winning anti-bullying documentary. Students will learn about empathy, resilience and respect.

Lannon Elementary School is located at 7145 N. Lannon Road, Lannon.