Denise Lewis is an accomplished presenter, broadcaster, former athlete and President of Commonwealth Games England. The former Gold Medal winning heptathlete, who holds the second highest number of points scored by a British Heptathlete, has gone on to secure a successful broadcast career.
Since her retirement from Athletics, Denise has undertaken an array of television work including commentating on high profile athletics events and fronting shows such as BBC’s Secret Britain and Right on the Money. More recently, she took part in ITV’s Don’t Rock the Boat which hit our screens in 2020. Denise is currently a brand ambassador for Next and is delighted to be collaborating with them on a new activewear range for 2021.
Throughout her career, Denise has used her platform to highlight projects that discuss and promote diversity. She anchored the Woman of the Year Awards, presented Winners for BBC Two, BBC World and News, which saw her uncover the incredible stories of six female athletes from around the world and the challenges they face simply because they are female. She has also worked to promote Women in Work for International Women’s day.