Globally renowned presenter and sports enthusiast, David Garrido has reported on countless pinnacle football matches, tennis games and Formula 1 races. His passion for sport has captivated viewers for two decades, leading to a thriving career in front of the camera. Such valuable experiences later saw David take the booking circuit by storm, as an awards host, conference facilitator and presenter for virtual events.
In 2011, David joined the Sky Sports team, as their motorsports commentator. From Melbourne to Monaco, he appeared at several Grand Prix, where David offered his valuable analysis of the races. Formula 1 is a key passion of David’s, sparked during his BBC Radio 1 years he has presented coverage of over five Formula 1 British Grand Prix, in Silverstone. Considering the fast-paced nature of motorsports, he harnessed a steely focus while trackside.
Another interest of David’s is football. While with the BBC, he reported for such prestigious programmes as Final Score and Football Focus, using his football knowledge to shine a light on important matches. As a presenter, David hosted The Football League Show and Match of the Day. He established himself as the go-to football expert in doing so, favoured for his clear analysis of Transfer Deadline Day, which is notoriously unpredictable.
David first ventured into broadcasting while studying at Oxford University. He joined the student radio station and quickly made his mark as a sports editor. From there, David has not looked back. His efforts were quickly recognised by the BBC Talent Campaign, which he won in 2000, and a role on BBC News 24. When David is booked for virtual events, he channels the skills and experiences he has gained over a highly successful career, to enthral audiences. Do not miss out on this pinnacle figure in sports broadcasting.
David Garrido is regularly booked to engage audiences at virtual events, read their latest feedback below:
“Just wanted to let you know that David was incredible – he worked really hard, managed everything perfectly and had clearly spent time researching our topic as he was asking marketing questions like a pro! Would definitely book him again and what’s also exciting is the feedback from our guests was 100% satisfaction and would like to have this event again! Thank you so much for recommending him, a great find for us and our sports customers!”