Simon Lazenby OG 1993

Simon is best known as the main anchor for Sky Sports Formula 1 coverage. He read Biological Sciences at Durham university, and after an early career covering rugby union and cricket for Sky Sports from 2002, he took over the hosting of Formula 1 and now broadcasts to 83 countries to an audience of over 30 million people globally. His time is spent on the Formula 1 international circuit, and he returned to give a fascinating and insightful King’s Lecture at the RGS about life behind the scenes in this exciting sport.