Gabby Logan | Biography
Committed and professional accompanied by phenomenal sense of humor, Gabby Logan is among the UK’s leading sports hosts and broadcasters. Proficient and extremely talented, Gabby Logan comes from a sport background. Born to former Welsh international footballer Terry Yorath and football player, Christine, Gabby Logan aspired to be in the spot world since her childhood. Born on 24, April 1973 in Leeds, England, she literally grew up in the streets. Due to her father’s profession, she had to move from place to place. She went to Bishop Ullathorne RC School and then attended Cardinal Heenan High School. She then joined Notre Dame Sixth Form College in Leeds and furthered her study in law at the College of St Hild and St Bede.
Enlightening her personal biography, Gabby Logan is a one-man woman. Married to ex- Scotland international rugby player Kenny Logan, on July 19, 2001, Gabby welcomed twins on 28 July 2005 following the IVF treatment. She lost her teenage brother Daniel to hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in 1992. After the incident she has actively pleaded for the Daniel Yorath Appeal, the organization that raises funds for detection and treatment of the condition. Currently she is living a joyful life with her better half and two twin children in their home at Kew, Southwest London.
Gabby Logan played netball at university and school, participated at high jump; however the crest of her sporting career was whilst she achieved 8th position in Rhythmic gymnastics in the 1990 Commonwealth Games held in Auckland. She was representing Wales at the competition. She had to bid goodbye to gymnastics as she suffered from sciatica at age 17. In 1992, she stepped into radio and joined Sky Sports in 1996. Then in 1998, she switched to ITV and throughout her time at the network her repertoire extended and her presenting credits embraces the Boat Race, Premiership, Champion League and The World Cup. Gabby hosted Sport Relief for the number one news channel BBC in 2004, prior joining the corporation in the year 2007. While serving BBC she reported the Six Nations and Autumn Rugby International Athletics, Inspire: The Olympic Journey, The One Show, Inside Sport, Final Score, The World Swimming Championship, Women’s Football as well as Match of the Day in order to be one of the channel’s most crucial faces. Gabby was a major member of the presenting team of the BBC for the 2012 London Olympics and 2014 World Cup held in Brazil as well as the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. She has as well gusted in numerous television programs. Following several stints on the channel she started hosting a weekly Sunday morning program in 2008 on 5Live. In addition to that, she presented a live daily show called “Live with Gaby” on Channel 5. She presented a primetime patriotic quiz program called “I Love My Country” for BBC1. A creative writer, Gabby is a columnist for “The Times” and has already penned for Independence and Yorkshire Post and the Sunday Mirror. In 2015, she will be seen as the presenter of BBC2 shoe “Let’s Play Darts for Comic Relief”. Over the course of her glowing career, there’s no doubt that she has earned millions of dollars. Yet, no sites have revealed numerical data of her net worth yet.
A former gymnast, Gabby Logan is sport enthusiastic. While at school and even in college, she used to take part in multiple sports. Beside gymnastic, she was geared towards football. This talented English beauty loves to spend her spare time with her husband and two children. Award winning sports presenter posseses great interest in helping people. She is at present a patron of Great Ormond Street Hospital, St. John’s Catholic School for the Deaf, The Price’s Trust and The Disabilities Trust. She was former president of the organization called Sparks.
This forty one years old radio and television presenter is noted for her dedication and presenting style. She has been honored with numerous accolades and commendations throughout her career. Her passion for sports can be seen in each of her presentation. Her fans can follow her in twitter and facebook. More information about Gabby Logan can be obtained through multiple internet sites. Her detailed biography is also available in wiki.
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