Versatile sports oriented figure who qualified professionally in several fields including snowboarding, journalism, and most notably broadcasting.
He launched his career by setting up a commentary and cabaret company called Laughing Gear with help from his friend Christian Stevenson.
He commentated at the 2006 and 2010 Winter Olympics for snowboarding events and also at the 2012 Summer Games for beach volleyball and cycling.
He lived and worked in Chalford, England.
He was a sportscaster like Al Michaels.