Darts Planet TV Team
Darts Planet TV Team
Gavin Rookyard - Founder
Darts Mad, I wanted to create a darts channel and brand from the view of a genuine fan. I want Darts fans across the world to have a place to connect, chat and something that everyone would enjoy.
Ben Hudd - Writer
Ben is dedicated sports writer and aspiring sports journalist, covering all aspects of darts for the ever-growing Darts Planet TV. He has a passion for sport, particularly darts, cricket and football.
Joe Williams - Videos & Writer
I am Joe Williams and I write plus do various different videos for Darts Planet TV. I first got into darts when I was 7 and now I travel the country watching darts in tournaments such as TV Events, Pro Tours, Development/Challenge Tours and JDC Events.
Jamie Cameron - Writer
Jamie is an aspiring sports journalist who will be studying a Sports Journalism degree from September 2019. He is interested in a wide range of sports and has been watching all levels of darts since 2011.
Andrew Sinclair - Writer
Andrew is a 21-year-old budding sports journalist and commentator, currently studying for a degree in Modern History and International Relations at the University of St Andrews in Scotland. Andrew is a lover of basically all sports, coffee and gardening.
Johnny Cree - Writer
Throws for County Area 1 in Northern Ireland. Enjoy writing darts articles for Darts Planet. I’ve been playing darts for 33 years and first played it when I was 7. I’ve entered lots of events and played several top professional players. Won a few local competitions. Been in the UK Open qualifiers previously in Victoria and hope to do more in the future.
Matt Kiernan - Events
Matthew Kiernan is a qualified journalist and passionate about grassroots darts. Under the moniker The Darting Nerd on Twitter, he covers local darts events with live coverage and scores, as well as being a regular contributor to the weekly dartscast podcast.
Paul Mason - Writer
My background for writing has always been in boxing, but I have always had a real passion for darts, and have done pretty much since the birth of the PDC. Love the sport at all levels and codes though, and I look forward to giving my take on the latest talking points and events.
Darren Hampton - Opportunities
Hi, I’m Darren Hampton. I’m a huge darts fan who travels up and down the country watching various events. Darts Planet TV is for the Fans, by the Fans and look forward to the journey ahead.
Leslie Harrison - Writer
I live in Thornaby-on-Tees in Teesside and my darting nickname is the “Hazza”. I represented Cleveland County as a youth player and in 1990 I played in The Winmau World Youth Masters in London. Middlesbrough FC Season Ticket holder with my Dad. I once beat my good friend Glen “Duzza” Durrant with a 143 finish in an exhibition.
Zac Thornton - Fantasy Darts
Engineer by trade with a passion for darts. Play it, Watch it, Love being part of it!Just starting super league and trying to get into County. 23 Years young and looking forward to giving it my best shot with the team.
Patrick Bus - Writer
I’m Patrick, I live in the Netherlands. I love playing darts and writing about darts. I played some great tournaments, Dutch Open and West Fries Open among other tournaments. I will covering the Dutch and Icelandic Tournaments for Darts Planet TV!
Henry Deacon - Writer
I’m 19, and a second year sports journalism student from Hampshire and have been an avid fan of darts since young.
I’m looking forward to showcasing my skills in the fast growing environment that is modern day darts.