Interview: MIKE CATTERMOLE Sports broadcaster and commentator Mike Cattermole talks about his early passion for horseracing, learning the ropes at Timeform, starting a three-decade commentating career at Fontwell with a warning ring in his ears, Channel 4 Racing and its demise and living with Type 1 Diabetes. Meeting Mike Cattermole. In three parts.

MIKE CATTERMOLE (part 1 of 3)

Mike Cattermole, broadcaster, Commentator and Journalist talks about the early part of his career, learning all about horseracing working for Timeform and does he believe whether great judges make great punters? ‘The more time you spend on it, the more chance you have of winning’ – and is punting a single man’s game!’

MIKE CATTERMOLE (part 2 of 3)

Mike Cattermole continues his interview talking about his career as jockey’s agent for Willie Carson and Lester Piggott. Learning his trade commentating and how much focus is still needed, even decades after his first day calling races at Fontwell Park.

MIKE CATTERMOLE (part 3 of 3)

In the final part of his interview Mike talks about his days at Channel 4, working with Emma Spencer, John McCririck and the other big personalities on the show and dealing with Type 1 Diabetes.