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Bob Ballard: Biography and Images

Bob Ballard is a BBC reporter and commentator

Bob commentated on the swimming and diving during the London 2012 Olympic Games and the 2012 Paralympics Games.

Rachael is a former Paralympic swimmer who competed in Beijing 2008 and is the current European record holder for 200m butterfly, world record holder for 50m butterfly and 200m backstroke British record holder. She won bronze and silver at the world championships aged just 17…

Jordan Jarrett-Bryan is a Channel 4 News sports reporter, DJ, and journalist. Jarrett-Bryan started in journalism as editor of the youth publication, Live Magazine and then ATM Magazine. During this time he wrote freelance for magazines and newspapers including Dazed & Confused, DJ, Sunday Times,…

Iwan Thomas MBE – born 5 January 1974 in Bromley – is a sprinter who represented Great Britain and Northern Ireland at the Olympic Games in the 400 m, and Wales at the Commonwealth Games. Thomas is the current UK record holder at 400m with…

Giles Long MBE is a retired British swimmer, TV presenter & commentator Giles was part of the UK Channel 4 presenting and commentary team for the London 2012 Paralympics. On the lead up to the 2012 Paralympics he presented the IPC World Swimming Championships in…

Daráine Mulvihill is the daughter of Liam Mulvihill, the former director general of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA). A survivor of meningitis, she lost both her legs due to the illness when she was 16. She was so ill she was not expected to live…