Tom is a mountain and trail runner who lives in Glasgow, Scotland. Tom is a long time member of the Salomon International & Salomon UK running teams and has been lucky enough to compete all over the world. He has represent Great Britain and Scotland. Tom loves a huge variety of running events and competes in mountain races over all distances - from 20 minute sprints to mountain ultras. Tom particularly enjoys sky running and spending long days in the mountains discovering new routes with friends.
Tom initially joined Salomon as an adventure racer in 2008 and still loves to do other endurance sports including biking and competing at cyclocross in the UK winter. Prior to starting hill running at the age of 23, Tom played football to a good level (as a goal keeper!). Since then he has been totally addicted to endurance sports.
When not running Tom is an Environmental Advisor and ecologist. He particularly enjoys the field surveys and is currently working for the Scottish Water board.
Recent achievements in 2015 saw Tom finishing 4th in the World Trail Championship, becoming the Scottish hill running champion and finishing 6th overall in the world skyrunning series. In 2016 Tom will be competing in the SkyXtreme series and other prestigious sky and mountain races. The aim as always is to stay fit, healthy and continue having a great time