About JT Holmes
JT’s Emmy-nominated “The Birdmen” feature is one of 60 Minutes’ most-watched segments. In 2015, JT completed a high-speed multi-sport descent of the Eiger in Switzerland that was documented by 60 Minutes with Anderson Cooper. JT has been featured on The Oprah Winfrey Show, CBS This Morning, The CBS Early Show, Discovery Channel’s Adrenaline Lab, Sports Illustrated Now, and ESPN SportsCenter.
His speedriding was showcased at COP 26 Climate Summit in Glasgow immediately preceding Barack Obama’s keynote speech. That segment lives online as a YouTube Original with 2,500,000 views.
JT’s athletic career segues into work with the Hollywood film industry, commercial production, corporate hosting and public speaking. In addition to being a published writer, JT is an award-winning executive producer in television.