Professional sports MC, announcer and broadcaster, Phil Seymour, has been the voice of sport for two decades. An experienced event host, Phil has been raring up crowds, overseeing proceedings and commentating on live action for the duration of his career, and now he is available to bring a world class voice to your event.
From darts live on ITV, to World of Sport Wrestling, Phil has had a hand in the smooth running and successful execution of a number of the sports world’s biggest events. Providing commentary at prestigious venues, like the Sheffield Crucible for the Snooker World Championship and appearing on televised events on national TV channels including Sky Sports, BBC and ITV, Phil’s experience of the industry spans outlets and disciplines. Since 2014 he has given listeners an insight into the behind the scenes of sports, from his radio show on Radio Yorkshire 'Terrace Talk’ where he has welcomed a number of famous guests.
Beginning his career with stadium announcing, Phil has welcomed the York CIty Knights Rugby League club to the grounds from 2006. With a naturally commanding voice, and the ability to grab the attention of a lively crowd, Phil was soon recruited by Wakefield Trinity Wildcats in 2009 to heighten the buzz on their Super League game days. Commenting on live action to over ten thousand rugby fans, got Phil noticed as a safe pair of hands when it comes to hosting proceedings, and he naturally began to transition into hosting question and answer sessions, presenting events and being the go to man for the club.
Gaining his licence in 2011, Phil officially became a Master of Ceremonies for British Boxing. Since then, Phil has worked alongside some of the world's top promoters, including Dennis Hobson and Kellie Maloney. As a Master of Ceremonies, Phil has announced the IBF Bantamweight Championship of the World title and secured regular events as an MC for boxing occasions across the UK. A prestigious qualification to hold, Phil worked tirelessly to gain and maintain his impeccable reputation on the boxing circuit.
As a speaker, Phil has attended hundreds of events to compère, host and provide question and answer sessions. With a unique perspective of the sporting world, Phil has become highly sought after as an after dinner speaker, and his decades of experience make him the perfect event host.