Claire Smith lives in Dorset and spends most of her time coming up with different ways to suffer in the form of endurance events.

She is a race organiser and graphic / web designer and runs Brutal Events (

Claire has completed over 25 marathons, the Isle of Man ultra mountain marathon, many half, full iron and the first UK double iron triathlon (and a Brutal Double recce!) also, the Lanzarote ultra solo challenge, which took over 44 hours! (see the film here)

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