How old is Clare Balding?
Clare is 48-years-old, being born on 29 January 1971.
The sports journalist was born in Kingsclere, Hampshire, and now lives in Chiswick.
She was educated at posh private school Downe House, in Berkshire. She went on to read English at Newnham College, Cambridge.
However, horse racing was alway her passion, and she rode as a jockey before going into journalism in 1994.