Meet the 2017 British Spartathlon Team

The 2017 British Spartathlon Team race report can be found here

2017 British Spartathlon Team Sponsors

Many thanks to the organisations listed below for supporting the 2016 British Spartathlon team through sponsorship or the supply of services.

Ultramarathon Running Store is a specialist ultra running store with a range of clothing, gear and equipment selected specifically for ultra runners, both for trail running and road running. We are based near Milton Keynes in the UK countryside and our shop ships internationally too.

At Ultramarathon Running Store we want you to shop with confidence and that’s why you’ll find shopping with us is easy, hassle free and reliable. So, from our fast and reliable delivery service through to our easy no-quibble returns policy, we are dedicated to providing ultra runners with the best shopping experience and dependable customer service.

Details of our products can be found at our website here

Oyster Wealth

We exist to help you make good financial decisions with your money, we do this by asking questions centred around your values and goals. We then help you work with your money to achieve these goals by creating your financial plan and keeping you on track with regular strategic reviews.

Our unique abilities and knowledge create a structure for you that supports your financial growth and security. Our solutions are flexible and adapt with you allowing you to put life into living with confidence in your future.

You can find details of our services here

Tailwind Nutrition UK

Tailwind Nutrition mixes with water to meet all your calorie, hydration, and electrolyte needs, without upsetting your stomach or making your taste buds revolt. Just toss it in a bottle or hydration pack, shake, and GO!

Created by endurance athletes for endurance athletes.
All you need, all day, really”

Website details can be found here

All about the Story

All About the Story provides press services to the British Spartathlon Team.

James Ellis (who completed the race in 2015) and his partner Lyndsey Thomas bring together extensive editorial, copywriting, public relations and marketing expertise.

Their strong backgrounds in the outdoors and adventure travel space mean they can offer solutions across all types of media. The two of them understand communications from both a marketing/PR and an editorial perspective, and offer a unique, combined insight into how the adventure travel industry works. They believe in not just generating awareness to just anyone, but about brand stories reaching the right audience.

Website can be found here

Race Drone GPS

Once again GPS tracking website have offered to sponsor the UK Spartathlon team, by offering each runner use of a mini GPS tracker to during the event, so their friends, family and supporters, both in Greece and a home can follow their progress in the race.

The British Spartathlon Team will be tracked during the race using the following link Spartathlon Tracking

More details on the trackers can be found on the GPS device hire website at and information about the tracking website itself at

Lynchpin Media

Lynchpin Media is a print and embroidery business which was established in 2015. All our printing and embroidery is in house which means; more quality control and a quicker turn around for our customers.

We print everything from clothes, mugs, stickers, photos and much more. Check out our face book page here where you will see our work.

We offer a very personal and careful approach to bring you exactly what you need. No Minimum order required.

“Just Send us your logo and we’ll do the rest”

Compression Print

Compression Print produce a range of arm sleeves and race bands which can be customised to your individual requirements such as a particular race or club design.

Click here to view he range of products and services.

2017 British Spartathlon Team Kit

Runners Top

Crew Top


2017 British Spartathlon Team Runners

Marco Consani

Runners profile can be found here

Nathan Flear

Runners profile can be found here

Ian Hammett

Runners profile can be found here

Jay Macdonald

Runners profile can be found here

Cameron Humphries

Runners profile can be found here

John Knapp

Runners profile can be found here

Katharine Ganly

Sarah Morwood

Runners profile can be found here

Fabio Rizzo Cascio

Runners profile can be found here

Ali Young

Runners profile can be found here

Ian Thomas

Runners profile can be found here

Jamie Holmes

Runners profile can be found here

Paul Corderoy

Runners profile can be found here

Marcel McKinley

Runners profile can be found here

Richard Pomeroy

Runners profile can be found here

Stephen Scobie

Darren Strachan

Runners profile can be found here

Jon Panter

Runners profile can be found here

Richard Health

Laurence Chownsmith

Runners profile can be found here

James Ellis

Runners profile can be found here

Kirsty Williams

Runners profile can be found here

David Bone

Runners profile can be found here

Paul Beechey