Founder of GBC,
Glen literally is "the GBC", and leads the GBC Management Team and Directs the Suffolk races.
Read about the origins of the GBC by clicking the link to read Glen's full story.
Julie's looked after the admin since the GBC started, has run the Event Control Team, and provided the catering for many years. With GBC growing and going into multi seasons Julie has passed over some of these tasks as she can't do it all, but is still heavily involved in the management team and hosting of the GBC events.
Nick joined the team in 2014, starting with computerising event registration, timings and results. Nick now works with Glen plotting new routes, creating GPX formats and the new instruction route guides along with putting event signage out the night before each event, and co-Directing the events.
in 2016 we found TrailMed, and signed them up instantly to cover all of our paramedic needs for every race.
Chris or one of his colleagues are mobile on our routes so never far away.
Artist and Chef
Sara joined the team in December 2015 being a main fixture in event control.
Nowdays she has the very important job of overseeing the catering of the lunchtime cafe.
Adam has won more marathons and ultras than anyone else in the UK, making him within the top 5 in the world. He has several world records under his belt and was, at 23, the youngest runner to complete 100 marathons.
He is unbeaten over 45 GBC runs. Invited in 2014 to be a GBC Ambassador.
Planned for 2019 is Lands End to John O'groats and back again, with the return part planned to take just 9 days.
Taking back the checkpoint reins in 2018 is Patrick, making sure that all the runners are catered for at the checkpoints and organising our wonderful marshals.
Charlie was asked to join as our lady Ambassador in 2018. She was the 2nd person to have completed the full series in 1 year, was the 1st person to do it 2 years in a row, and currently the only one to do it 3 years in a row.
Charlie has done over 60 GBC Marathons, now holding the record for the most consecutive GBC marathons in a row with 57.
Charlie can often be seen at many other marathons around the world with her finance Lloyd sporting many of their GBC tops.
Rob joined the team in 2019 taking over as Course Director from Nick. Rob & his wife help organize the 5km & 10 km monthly runs, and have now come on to assist in making sure all the courses are set up and operating effectively for GBC.
Happy Balance Food
For Summer 2019 we are looking forward to working with Joann and we know you will love her menu
Helen is our checkpoint manager for Summer 2019 and we know she will do a great job! We had to give her a go with a name like that!
For the Summer 10 in 10 event we are happy to have with us some independent paramedic support.
Please give Wayne and Paul a GBC welcome, without keeping them too busy!