The Sound Women Podcast: Be A Good Sport

Dec 05, 2016, 06:08 PM

In this month’s edition of the Sound Women podcast Chelsea TV and BBC 5 Live presenter Gigi Salmon introduces ‘Be A Good Sport’ with some of the leading female figures in sports broadcasting.

We hear from the first female commentator on ‘Match of the Day’ as Jacqui Oatley MBE explains that it’s never too late to follow your dream career. We also pinned down BBC World Service’s Caroline Barker in-between her world travels with sports stories from Rio, Kenya, the United States and even from Essex. Finally, Nicki Bannerman catches up with producer and talent agent , Jo Tongue, who gives the inside scoop on life behind the scenes of sport broadcasting.

This episode was produced by Nicki Bannerman and edited by sports Producer Abi Paterson.

A huge thanks to hosts Chelsea TV, ITV and Tongue Tied Management for helping support Sound Women with their amazing facilities.

Find out more about Sound Women at www.soundwomen.co.uk and join the conversation on twitter @soundwomen. @NickiHBC @AbiPaterson @JacquiOatley @carolinebarker @tonguetweets