SPORT TV PRESENTER | COMMENTATOR
Rob Walker is a very experienced tv commentator and presenter with an energetic and instantly recognisable style of his own. With more than 19 years in TV, including 7 Summer and Winter Olympic Games and 5 Summer and Winter Paralympic Games, Rob has contributed to and been part of some of British and World sports most memorable moments.
His voice and face have seen him become a regular on both Channel 4 and BBC sport for major events on Athletics, Triathlon, Snooker, Darts and Rugby. He has been one of the IAAF’s lead international TV commentators on every world championship since 2007, so his voice is also recognised across the Caribbean, East Africa, India, Canada and New Zealand.
He has covered the last 3 Commonwealth Games, the Asian Games plus a host of major marathons and half marathons around the world every year. As a former county champion at cross country and 1,500m his insights into running are second to none.
Rob is a highly skilled, witty and accessible speaker and event host. His warmth, honesty and ability to tell a story appeals to a wide cross section of people – not just sports fans. His determined, humorous and upbeat journey through life and the fickle world of sport TV has brought him into contact with some truly fascinating and inspirational people. His unique style and first hand version of so many memorable events always captivate the audience.