The UK broadcast of the Commerce World’s Strongest Man will be on Channel 5 this Christmas time. Standby for a full schedule soon. In antipication we are pleased to announce the talent for the Channel 5 edition.
James Richardson presents the entire series encompassing the Giants Live Qualifiers, and for The Finals in Botswana he is joined by Sarah-Jane Crawford and the mighty Magnus Ver Magnusson.
James is a familiar face to millions on Channel 5 at this time of year, and has been hosting the channel’s WSM coverage since 2011. He first came to fame in the 90’s on Channel 4’s Football Italia, and when not strength training at the gym he now also hosts Premier League football around the world and Champions League for BT Sport, as well as helming the Uk’s no 1 sports podcast, the Guardian’s Football Weekly. As well as presenting The Finals in Botswana, James guides us through the Giants Live International Qualifiers as well. (more…)