British Military Fitness (BMF) has announced the launch of its own sponsored race team.

Race Team 2

The British Military Fitness Race Team, currently made up of seven obstacle course champions, will take part in marathons, triathlons, fell-running and obstacle courses as well as training win competitions such as the OCR World Championships.

Members of the team include:

  • David Hellard, whose race highlights include setting the course record for Man vs. Mountain, taking part in the first ever Afghan Marathon and winning the Eliminator Marathon
  • Clare Miller who came second in the Eliminator Marathon.
  • Freya Martin winner of the UK OCR Championships, the UK OCR league and seventh place in the World OCR Championships.
  • James Appleton, who came second in the UK OCR Championships and won the World OCR Team Championships.
  • Clare Miller.
  • Ross McDonald.
  • Adam Teszke.
  • Thomas Blanc.

BMF is also seeking an extra three people to join the race team.

David Hellard, an OCR champion and member of the race team, commented: “Obstacle course racing is one of the fastest growing mass participation sports in the world and we are all thrilled to be part of the new British Military Fitness Race Team. We are all highly competitive as individuals and have such a passion for racing. BMF sessions have helped us all to increase our agility and strength as the classes are so varied, with expert instructors who really know their stuff. ”

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