Actor Presenter Model Entertainer
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Unique ID: martynashton
- Playing Age: from 25 to 50
I'm married and a father to Alfie who was born in 2000. Currently living near Cardiff in South Wales.
I'm used to travelling extensively so no job is to far away.
I started competing in Motorcycle events at 11-years of age. I won many regional events and after moving over to Mountain Biking in 1992 I won many international events, including the World Championship. I also won many British titles and held a number of World records.
My riding career lead me to performing in live action shows and gaining experience & opportunities in many diverse areas beyond my riding activity.
This includes working as a stunt man in TV and film. Presenting & acting on TV, in Radio and at live events.
Experience & Qualifications
Live Stunt shows (BMX, Mountain Bikes, Motorcycling)
TV & Film stunt work (Bicycle stunts, Motorcycle stunts)
Live event presentation at Action sports events & music festivals
'Expert' appearance on TV
'Expert' appearance on Radio
Presenting: TV & Radio
Modelling (studio & location)
Magazine feature writer
Red Bull (Event presentation, event consultation)
Animal (Athlete, Modelling studio, Modelling location
Mercedes Benz (Event presentation, event consultation)
Halfords (commercial presentation)
Emobile (TV Advert - Principal role and stunt work, studio modelling)
101 Dalmatians Film (1996 stunt consultation)
Qualifications & Training
Career development in presentation and acting through taking opportunities as they arose. Basically 'On the Job' training and experience. No formal acting or presentation qualifications.
Numerous titles as a Professional Athlete include:
World Record Holder
UK Mountain Bike Hall of Fame
Stunt Work: Cycling and Motorcycles
Presentation: TV and Radio
TV/Radio appearance as 'Expert' in action sports
Published author and writer in the action sports arena
Fitness and Nutrition
Interests & Hobbies
I'm a positive person who loves a new challenge. Met some amazing people along the way. Meeting these inspiring people with such drive and passion for what they do is a real driver for me.