About Martin (in English)

Martin Cáp is a Czech journalist, TV reporter and race commentator. Based in Prague, he has loved horse racing since his childhood and considers the Velká Chuchle racecourse his second home. He started his career in the Czech business daily Hospodarske noviny, then continued as head editor of news portals IHNED.cz and Aktualne.cz. He mainly writes about Czech racing on his blog Martinův derby zápisník (Martin's Derby Diary) and has a regular column for the German newsletter Turf Times. He also likes to describe old racing stories and turf history.

Martin is the four time-winner of the Premysl Neumann Prize for outstanding journalism, awarded by the Czech Jockey Club.

He is married and lives in Prague.