Vassos Alexander running

Vassos Alexander is one of the best known sports presenters in the UK. 

He’s heard by over 2 million people every morning as part of the Chris Evans Breakfast Show on Virgin Radio. He’s covered seven Olympic Games and commentated on everything from tennis to triathlon, athletics to aquatics.

A seasoned endurance runner with a sub-3hr marathon PB, he has completed some of the longest and most gruelling races on earth. 

And he’s the author of three bestselling books on running, Don’t Stop Me Now, Running Up That Hill and How to Run a Marathon. 

He lives in London with his wife Caroline and three children.