Ellie Greenwood

Ellie Greenwood was born 14 March 1979. She is a British ultramarathon runner and began her ultra career in 2008 and is a two-time 100km World Champion, winning the title in 2010 and 2014. She holds numerous course records, including those for the Western States 100, the Canadian Death Race, the JFK 50 Mile Run and the Knee Knackering North Shore Trail Run. She is the first British woman to win the 90 km Comrades Marathon in South Africa.

United Kingdom Ultramarathon

Career

IAU World 100k Champion, 2010 & 2014

Comrades 89k winner, 2014

Comrades 2nd place (2012) and 4th place (2011)

Western States 100 miler winner (2011 & 2012) and course record holder (2012)

Winner of multiple ultra marathons including:

  • JFK 50 miler (2012)
  • Ultra Race of Champions (2012)
  • American River 50 miler (2011 & 2012)
  • Chuckanut 50k (2009, 2011, 2012 & 2014)

Winner of BMO Vancouver Marathon (2012) 

Personal bests

Vancouver Marathon (2012): 2:42:15

  • 50 km (2013): 3:23:17

  • 100 km: 7:30:44

 

YEARCOMPETITION                                                     VENUEPOSITION

2010

 IAU 100km WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP               GIBRALTAR

GOLD

2014

 IAU 100km WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP               DOHA

GOLD