Sir. Motivator proudly accepts his MBE from Prince William


Sir. Motivator was named MBE by Prince William during an investment ceremony at Windsor Castle on Wednesday.

The 69-year-old fitness guru – real name Derrick Evans – gained fame in the 90s after delivering live training sessions and offering expert advice on the breakfast program GMTV.

And his services to health and fitness throughout his nearly three decades of career have been rightfully recognized as the director proudly exhibited his award while stopping to be photographed on his special day.

Sir.  Motivator proudly accepts his MBE from Prince William

Congratulations: Mr. Motivator smiled from ear to ear as he proudly accepted his MBE from Prince William on Wednesday

The native Jamaican, who was joined by his wife Sandra for the significant occasion, dived into his legacy by wearing a lively blazer with African print, which was perfectly complemented by a matching kufi cap and fuchsia tie.

When he received the acclaimed award, the Duke of Cambridge urged him to ‘keep what you do’ – but rejected the offer to take one of his trademark lycra clothes.

Sir. Motivator said, ‘I do it because I love what I do, and it’s been like that since 1993, when my television [break] Come with me.

Special moment: The 69-year-old fitness guru – real name Derrick Evans – became famous in the 90s after delivering live training sessions and offering expert advice on the breakfast program GMTV

Go Derrick!  His services to health and fitness throughout his nearly three decades of career have been rightly recognized as the director proudly exhibited his award

Fitness Advocate: In response to the popularity of his fitness sessions, he released a series of fitness and training videos in the 1990s (pictured 1994)

Go Derrick! His services to health and fitness throughout his nearly three decades of career have been rightly recognized as the director proudly exhibited his award

Proud: When the Duke of Cambridge received the acclaimed award, the Duke of Cambridge urged him to 'keep what you do' - but rejected the offer of one of his trademark lycra clothes

Proud: When the Duke of Cambridge received the acclaimed award, the Duke of Cambridge urged him to ‘keep what you do’ – but rejected the offer of one of his trademark lycra clothes

Success story: Among his most notable work includes running online home exercises during lockdown and hosting a week-long training session with actress Linda Lusardi to raise money for Age UK's Emergency Coronavirus Appeal (pictured with wife Sandra)

Success story: Among his most notable work includes running online home exercises during lockdown and hosting a week-long training session with actress Linda Lusardi to raise money for Age UK’s Emergency Coronavirus Appeal (pictured with wife Sandra)

“So fitness is a lifestyle for me, more than ever now, because I think there is a real need for not only the physical side of fitness, but also the mental side.”

Among his most notable work include running online home exercises during lockdown and hosting a week-long training session with actress Linda Lusardi to raise money for Age UK’s Emergency Coronavirus Appeal.

The TV icon returned to the TV screens in the midst of the pandemic on the BBC One program HealthCheck UK Live.

Praise: The coach said of his chat with Prince William: 'You know what he was so amazing.  He was just brilliant '

Praise: The coach said of his chat with Prince William: ‘You know what he was so amazing. He was just brilliant ‘

The coach said of his chat with Prince William: ‘You know what he was so amazing. He was just brilliant.

‘He said to me, “Listen, I’re always admired you, I love what you do. Keep up the good work.”

‘I told him that there is such a strong relationship between what you have done in terms of the mental side and the physical side.

“He said, ‘Do I have to get into a unitard?’ I said, ‘No, no, no, but I made one for you!’ He said, ‘No, you look better than me!’

Derrick paid tribute to his wife on Instagram on Wednesday and christened her, ‘the hottest, clearest, most amazingly colorful escort’.

In its entirety, he wrote: ‘#palmer the hottest, most luminous, most amazingly colorful escort, ready for action. I’m honored to have her on my arm while we get ready to shine while we assemble the MBE, I could not have done this without Palmer. wow wow wow she’s so hot [sic] #partner #lover #buddy #pal #lucky #honored #sayyeah ‘.

Sweet: Derrick paid tribute to his wife on Instagram on Wednesday and christened her, 'the hottest, brightest, most amazingly colorful escort'.

Sweet: Derrick paid tribute to his wife on Instagram on Wednesday and christened her, ‘the hottest, brightest, most amazingly colorful escort’.



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