MEET THE CREW...

In 2018 Tough Runner UK showed the whole of the UK that we meant business and was on a mission to carve out our own legacy in sports history and in 2019 we plan to become a household known name. Our staff and incredible team of volunteers stand ready to ensure you have the best race experience possible. Meet our founders below.

PROUD ORGANISERS OF:

0 + RACES
Across England & Wales

ADAM NEWTON

Co-Founder & Director 

ABOUT ADAM:

Co-founder and director Adam Newton from Swansea has spent most of his living life living and breathing triathlon.
Adam Has also had a successful spell running cross country for Wales and Triathlon for GBR.
Adam now spends his time growing Tough Runner UK and racing Ironman & 70.3 around the world.

DAN BROWN

Co-Founder & Director 

ABOUT DAN:

Co-founder and Director Dan Brown from Swansea has been a keen runner since the young age of 12 taking part in many races over multiple distances. Dan has a trait for perfectionism and vision on a large scale. He is dedicated to growing Tough Runner UK and providing runners with the ‘ultimate experience’.

BEN GIBBS

Co-Founder & Director 

ABOUT BEN:

Co-founder and director Ben Gibbs from Swansea has a passion for running. He identifies that races across the UK are becoming flooded with very average races and is adamant that Tough Runner UK will become a driving force with value for money, stunning, challenging races.

REBECCA NEWTON

Event Coordinator

ABOUT REBECCA:

Meet Rebecca, a valued member of the Tough Runner team. Rebecca has had a love for running all of her life running races all over the world. Rebecca also co-founded Hoka Half and Buff 10k and has undeniable knowledge within the field.

SHARON LEACH

Event Coordinator

ABOUT SHARON:

Sharon is a valued member of the Tough Runner events team. With an extensive background in athletics and employed by Welsh Athletics themselves, Sharon is no doubt an expert in the field.

Adam Gittings (AKA TIM)

Event Coordinator & Sales Manager

ABOUT TIM:

Meet Tim, Tim works full time for Tough Runner and is in charge of the day to day running of Tough Runner ongoings, from event organising to sales, Tim plays a vital part in Tough Runner’s fast moving journey. 

WANT TO BE PART OF THE TEAM?

We’ve put a lot of hard working in over the last few months to bring you some new events that we know you will LOVE.
We are always looking for volunteers to support us! Without you our events would not be possible.
This is what you get for volunteering with us.

-£30-
-FREE lunch & drink (dietary requirements will be catered for)-
-Free entry to any of our events!-

For more information about volunteering, please click the apply button below