Rachel Brookes is an English reporter and presenter for SkySports. Widely experience, she is also a broadcast journalist for television, radio and online programming.
For this season of Formula 1 she is the reporter in the pitlane.
She is in the staff of SkySport for Formula 1 alongside Damon Hill, Johnny Herbert, Martin Brundle, Paul Di Resta and many others.
Rachel’s first professional gig was a freelance presenter for radio station named KISS. She gained the job by competing and winning a DJ competition organised by the radio station.
Her childhood passion for sports, especially cricket, landed her the opportunity to anchor on talkSport TV.
She quit talkSport TV to join Sky Sports News.
In 2010, she became the Football World Cup correspondent for Bloomberg News.
After she completed her world cup stint, she was offered a full time gig at Sky Sports News with whom she is working till date.
In 2012, she started covering F1 events in addition to other sports.
Brookes has interviewed the legendary football managers like Arsene Wenger (manager of Arsenal FC) and Sir Alex Ferguson (manager of Manchester United FC).