Kevin Blake is a freelance racing journalist and broadcaster. He has been involved in racing all his working life, being employed as an Irish racing analyst with The Sportsman, as Timeform’s Irish representative and as pupil assistant trainer/racing manager to British-based trainer Jeremy Gask.
Since becoming a freelance in 2010, he has become the chief racing analyst for the Irish Field and a regular Irish racing pundit on At The Races. He is an active breeder of thoroughbreds and has also enjoyed success as a boxer, winning all four of his bouts to date.
In November 2013, he released his first book, It Can Be Done, and the first edition sold out in a couple of months. The second edition is due to be released in Spring 2014.