A Leading International Speaker Consultation & Booking Service

International Speaker Bureau

Tel: +44 (0)20 7607 7070

Search

Andrew Castle

A former British no.1 tennis champion, a GMTV presenter, and a Strictly Come Dancing contestant, Andrew is a master of all trades. He is a charming and determined after dinner speaker and awards host, offering audiences witty anecdotes and engaging stories about his rise to the top. 

If you are interested in booking Andrew Castle for your live event or require any additional information regarding Andrew Castle then please fill in the enquiry form and one of the Speakers Corner booking agents will contact you within 24 hours.

Call us on +44 (0)20 7607 7070
or email info@speakerscorner.co.uk

Andrew Castle Biography

A former British Number One tennis star, and one of the most experienced live presenters in British broadcasting, Andrew Castle is the ideal choice for hosting corporate events and award ceremonies.

From Centre Court to front of camera, Andrew Castle is the archetypal English gentleman, with the professional charm of a seasoned GMTV and Sky Sports presenter, the competitive drive and determination of an athlete, and a gritty, self-deprecating and funny edge.

Prolifically passionate about sport, Andrew has presented golf, cricket and basketball on radio and TV; has shared a commentary box with John McEnroe and a court with David Cameron; and is a Virgin Active Tennis Ambassador who brings coaching sessions and masterclasses to the masses.

Proud of his achievements, Andrew confounded his early critics by breaking the boundaries of his environment. He grew...

A former British Number One tennis star, and one of the most experienced live presenters in British broadcasting, Andrew Castle is the ideal choice for hosting corporate events and award ceremonies.

From Centre Court to front of camera, Andrew Castle is the archetypal English gentleman, with the professional charm of a seasoned GMTV and Sky Sports presenter, the competitive drive and determination of an athlete, and a gritty, self-deprecating and funny edge.

Prolifically passionate about sport, Andrew has presented golf, cricket and basketball on radio and TV; has shared a commentary box with John McEnroe and a court with David Cameron; and is a Virgin Active Tennis Ambassador who brings coaching sessions and masterclasses to the masses.

Proud of his achievements, Andrew confounded his early critics by breaking the boundaries of his environment. He grew up on a council estate, with divorced parents, but saw a way to success by moving to the US to a tennis academy.

Andrew’s career took off in 1986 as a professional tennis player, competing in the 1988 Seoul and 1992 Barcelona Olympic Games. He also took part in Davis and European Cup competitions, and was crowned the British Number One tennis player in both singles and doubles.

His first presenting role was as a co-presenter with Sue Barker at Sky, as well as presenting numerous golf and tennis tournaments including the U.S. P.G.A. Tour, European P.G.A. Tour and the 1995, 1997 and 1999 Ryder Cups.

As well as the Wimbledon finals, Andrew has presented equestrian events for Eurosport; hosted 'Andrew Castle's Tennis Night', a phone-in programme on Radio Five Live; and narrated 'Flight of Death', a documentary for Channel 4.

In 2008, he competed in the sixth series of Strictly Come Dancing with partner Ola Jordan. 

He currently presents a weekend show on LBC radio and the breakfast slot on Smooth Radio. 

Slick, professional and engaging, Andrew offers the full service – from after dinner chats, to awards hosting and auctions.

For further information or to book Andrew Castle, call us on +44 (0)20 7607 7070 or email info@speakerscorner.co.uk

Read more

Related blog

An Interview with Sports TV Presenter Hazel Irvine

One of the BBC's most versatile and recognisable broadcasters, Hazle Irvine is the face of the channel's golf…

New website features: searching for your speaker

We have new features on our website! When somebody contacts us to make an enquiry, we like to get right down…

View all blogs

Other speakers you might like

  • Phil Hammond

    Phil Hammond

    Phil Hammond is a doctor, writer, broadcaster and comedian. He was twice nominated for the prestigious…

  • Phil Spencer

    Phil Spencer

    Phil Spencer, alongside Kirstie Allsopp, hosts the hit television series 'Location, Location, Location'.…

  • Frank Dick

    Frank Dick

    Olympic coach renowned as one of the best motivational speakers today, his presentations are highly amusing…

  • Jason Fox

    Jason Fox

    After two decades in the British Special Forces and a subsequent career in private security, Jason Fox…

Agile web development by Byte9

Top