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Retirement Speech 1


This is a superb retirement speech. The speech is presented in a humble way. It focuses on the early memories of the speaker and what the speaker has learnt during his / her entire career. Ample gratefulness is shown towards all parties that have helped the retiree in his / her career.

Excerpt of Speech

Everybody knows why we’re here. I’m formally announcing my retirement of basketball. I thought that once this day came it would be a tragic day. I never imagined the day coming but I now that we’re here, I feel proud and happy to say that I’m glad with my decision and I feel in a great mindset making this choice. I have to thank God for…

Speech Type



4.15 minutes

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