Who am I
Sports Liberated blogger, Jo Gunston, is happy to consider freelance commissions.
Lifestyle interviews, features and travel pieces specific to sport are her focus. See samples of her work below.
Need to know
- Jo was editor of Women in Sport magazine, and works freelance for BBC Sport, The Sunday Times, Sport magazine, talkSPORT online, and for the past two years has been publishing this here SportsLiberated.com and its former identity SportChick.co.uk
- Jo contributes to various podcasts and radio shows including BBC Radio Sheffield
- Artistic gymnastics, alpine skiing and extreme sports are Jo’s favourite subjects but she is passionate about many sports
- Accompanying photography and video footage can also be commissioned. Jo’s video interview with the two fastest women in the world, Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and America’s Carmelita Jeter has received just under 20,000 hits. A video interview with Chris Ashton has had over 30,000 hits
Jo’s best personal sporting moments
- Jo was a dancer in the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games
- The former gymnast was a stuntwoman in a feature film
- Flying to Tokyo for a long weekend purely to watch the 2011 World Gymnastics Championships
- Volunteering at the Sport Relief Mile in London, spending the day as an on-course marshal