Caroline Pearce is a former International heptathlete and bobsledder and established TV sports anchor, reporter, commentator and event host. She is a published author and go-to fitness and nutrition consultant with a First Class Honours Degree in Sports Science and Master’s Degree in Nutrition and Exercise Physiology from Loughborough University. You may also know her as ‘Ice’ from the revival of the hit TV show ‘UK Gladiators’ on Sky 1.
Television Host & Reporter
Caroline anchored the 2016 Kabaddi World Cup for Star Sports India in Ahmedabad broadcast to an audience of millions in India and on the World Feed reaching 140 countries in 4 languages. She reports for Fox Sports and FS1 as backstage reporter at weigh in and fight night shows for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and has to date covered big events in Japan, Europe and most recently the US since her move to Los Angeles.
Caroline is also the lead host for UK's BT Sport network since the channel launched in August 2013. She Anchored their live weekly magazine show ‘UFC: Beyond the Octagon’ rounding up all the latest action and interviewing guests from the world of UFC to a live studio audience as well as hosting live Fight Nights in Europe. She has also anchored the news and reported at numerous sporting events from the NFL International series to athletics and winter Olympic Games for Sports HUB, BT Sports’ news-based show. She is now the networks US correspondent. Caroline is also a correspondent for UFC Fight Pass, the UFC's digital network.
Caroline entered the sport and entertainment media industry in 2010 when she became the presenting face of International Strongman. She presented the hugely popular Christmas show ‘The World’s Strongest Man’ in 2011 for Channel 5, attracting over 1 million viewers. Caroline also commentated on The CrossFit Games for Eurosport, an event touted as the World Championships of fitness. She commentated the first CrossFit Live Invitational between USA and Europe and The European CrossFit Games Championships. Caroline has presented Europe’s largest rugby sevens, netball and music festival – The Bournemouth Sevens as well as the Dubai Rugby Sevens. And being a keen motorsports fan Caroline relished her role as presenter of The Paris Motor Show for MSN TV. Caroline produced and presented her own athlete interview series ‘The Truth: Athlete Insights’ for online sports platform ‘Exclusive Sports Media’ interviewing athletes from track and field to ski cross and rugby. Proving her presenting versatility she also ventured into the world of entertainment and interviewed the stars of Star Trek, Highlander and Spooks at ‘The Greatest Show in the Galaxy’ to a live event audience.
Fitness Health & Expert
When not on screen Caroline is busy in the fitness and health industry for which she has over 10 years of experience. She is the author of ‘Better Body Workouts for Women’, a personalised approach to fitness, with publishers Human Kinetics and helps people to get fit at home with her high intensity award winning fitness DVD series ‘The Total Body Collection’ now also available as a fitness app. Select workouts from across her DVDs have been featured on Fitness and Fab TV in the UK. Caroline is an in demand fitness expert, contributing to and featuring on the cover of many many magazines. Caroline travels the globe as the education spokesperson and ambassador for Performance Health Systems presenting Power Plate fitness and wellness principles, and recently launched her 'Gladiator Workout' series which comprises total body workouts using her bespoke athlete training system along with MMA fitness routines. This series rolled out in all Virgin Active gyms in Australia, re-surging member interest in Power Plate to will be making its way to UK and US gyms this year.
Caroline has worked closely with Universal Pictures on the launch of their TabataTM fitness training concept. She is also the television expert and sports science expert for ProSkins intelligent apparel in the UK and Australia. In addition, Caroline is the creator of the online weight loss nutrition plan ‘JustSlim’ and of the Argos superstore Health and Fitness App and has featured as a TV fitness expert on ITV’s chatmercial show ‘The Store’ and more.
Star Sports India - 2016 Kabaddi World Cup co-anchor