Multi award winning presenter, STEVE RIDER, is one of the most experienced sports presenters and journalists on British television. He has presented 12 summer and winter Olympic games and in 20 years at the BBC was the host of Sportsnight, Grandstand and Sports Personality of the Year. He presented international rugby and motor sport and over fifty major golf championships. Steve is an entertaining After Dinner Speaker and is also in high demand as a compère and host for corporate events.
Career in the Media
In 1980 Steve made his network debut as presenter of ITV coverage from the Moscow Olympics and he is the only television journalist to have presented all of the major sports magazine programmes of British Television, including: BBC TV GRANDSTAND, BBC TV SPORTSNIGHT, ITV WORLD OF SPORT and ITV MIDWEEK SPORTS SPECIAL.